Item AAAA1665 - The good life

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The good life

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Lew Parry Film Productions

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  • 1968 (Creation)

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Promotional film. The economic and other benefits enjoyed by BC residents as a result of political leadership and industrial development in the province. Includes sequences on primary and secondary industries; the damming of the Columbia and Peace Rivers for hydro-electric power and flood control; expansion of highways; BC Ferries; tourism; assistance to homeowners; medical services; educational facilities; etc. Premier W.A.C. Bennett makes some brief prepared remarks at the film's beginning and end.

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For a REFERENCE COPY of this title, see AAAA4248.

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Copyright Government of British Columbia.

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The original A&B rolls for this production were discarded at BCARS, as considerable footage (about 1/3 of their length) had been removed for use in the film TWENTY GREAT YEARS IN BRITISH COLUMBIA, rendering the rolls unprintable.

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Accession number(s): F1984:11; F1992:05

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writer: Lew M. Parry; director: Lew M. Parry; photography: Len Peace; photography: Hajo F. Hadeler; animation: Laurence Hanson; editor: Norma Jackson; sound: Telesound Film Recordings Ltd.; narrator: George Sillery; sponsored/presented by: Trade and Commerce British Columbia. Dept. of Industrial Development; sound recording: Lloyd Stump; art direction: Laurence Hanson; producing agency/company: Lew Parry Film Productions

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