Item F1986:25/107.01 - The unknown Rockies

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The unknown Rockies

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British Columbia. Dept. of Travel Industry. Film and Photographic Branch

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  • 1974 (Creation)

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1 film reel (00:19:55 ; 716 ft) : composite print, colour, sound ; 16 mm and additional film elements

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The item is a composite print of a travelogue from 1974. It depicts a skiing holiday through the eyes of a Japanese tour group member, who recollects his adventures while waiting for his plane at the Vancouver International Airport. Shows skiing at Grouse Mountain, Kimberley, Fairmont Hot Springs, Panorama, Radium Hot Springs, Banff and Lake Louise. Includes a sequence on glacier skiing in the Bugaboos (Purcell Mountains).

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A VHS reference copy is available for this item, V1989:65/001.01 item #2
U-Matic video master, V1986:46 item #2
U-Matic video master, V1986:49/013 item #2

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Copyright Government of British Columbia.

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Accession number(s): F1986:25; V1986:46; V1986:49

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Previously described as AAAA0346

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producing agency/company: British Columbia. Dept. of Travel Industry. Film and Photographic Branch; director: F.W.E. Round; photography: F.W.E. Round; photography: Bill Wiley; assistant: Paul Prince; narrator: Gordon Kadota; sound: Lloyd Ashdown; graphics: Tom Ashdown

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F1986:25/107.02 - composite print (duplicate)

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