The Dark Years, 1929-1939
Episode 3DVD - 2008
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.
Alternative Title: Dark years, 1929-1939. Episode three