The Dark Years, 1929-1939

The Dark Years, 1929-1939

Episode 3

DVD - 2008
Rate this:
Tells the story of the Great Depression in Canada, using the Toronto Star newspaper as the narrative device. Interviews of those who worked at the Star during the period are combined with other first-person accounts, all accompanied by a mix of modern animation, animation effects, and archival film and photos dating from the period itself. Weaving together the history of the Toronto Star with the stories of those who suffered hardships, the series offers a variety of historical facts and details on Canadian life during the Great Depression, from events both large and small.
Publisher: [Montreal] : National Film Board of Canada, c2008
Branch Call Number: DVD 330.971 DAR v. 3
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 47 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in.


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at FVRL

To Top