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Beautiful Ocean Falls

Travelogue. "Power dam with gate & wheelhouse at Ocean Falls. Link River Falls. New power house of Pacific Mills. Board walk at Link Falls. Bridal Veil Falls. Rocky canyon near Twin Lakes. Mountains near Ocean Falls. Beach at Bella Bella....

Through the Norway of America

Travelogue. "The description in the CGMPB catalogue reads: 'This film comprises a trip on the palatial Grand Trunk Pacific steamers from Vancouver to Prince Rupert. This is also a beautiful scenic film.' [Shots] include: The mount...

The Bella Coola Indians of British Columbia

Ethnographic film. "'The beautiful fjords, mountains, glaciers and cataracts of Bella Coola region, halfway between Vancouver and Prince Rupert, on the Pacific coast, are the setting for this film. Here dwell the Bella Coola Indians, a b...

Marine holiday -- west coast style

Travelogue. Depicts a pleasure cruise by a family of three Vancouver sailors, 400 miles up the B.C. coast to the port of Prince Rupert. Includes footage of logging activity at Powell River and Kitimat; totem poles and an Indian cemetery [at Alert ...

Rivers Inlet : a century of salmon fishing

Recreational. The history of salmon fishing and canning on Rivers Inlet and today's thriving sport fishery on the Inlet, including the resort owners joint efforts in Fisheries enhancement. The historical segment makes extensive use of archiv...

Kitimat : a new generation

Industrial film. Shows the Kenney Dam, the construction and operation of the Kemano tunnel and powerhouse, the process of making aluminum at the Alcan smelter in Kitimat, and the maintenance of power transmission lines. Also includes footage of l...

Power among men

Documentary. A United Nations film examining "the problem of human survival" and emphasizing humanity's role as builder, rather than destroyer. Includes sequences filmed in Italy, Haiti, Norway, and Canada. The latter sequence (whi...

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