The Mystery of Mazo de la Roche

The Mystery of Mazo de la Roche

                                    The Mystery of Mazo de la Roche
| 52 min

This feature documentary tells the mysterious story of Canadian author Mazo de la Roche, author of the Jalna novels. Using both dramatic and documentary techniques, the film explores this compelling woman’s uncommon family life and reveals the secrets behind the extraordinary partnership that allowed the Jalna saga to grow into the phenomenon it is today.

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  • writer
    Maya Gallus
  • director
    Maya Gallus
  • executive producer
    Justine Pimlott
    Silva Basmajian
  • producer
    Justine Pimlott
    Anita Lee
    Maya Gallus
  • editor
    Roslyn Kalloo
  • director of photography
    Stanislaw Barua
  • original music
    Keir Brownstone
  • interviewee
    Esmée Rees
    Kim De la Roche
    Kildaire Dobbs
    Marie-Claire Blais
    Daniel Bratton
    Heather Kirk
    Susan Swan
    Lorraine York
  • cast
    Severn Thompson
    Deborah Hay
    Jordyn Negri
    Alisha Coombs
    Kent Newell
  • research
    Maya Gallus
  • archival researcher
    Erin Chisholm
  • location sound
    Dave Draper
    Justine Pimlott
  • art director
    Paul Vernon
  • wardrobe
    Sarah Armstrong
  • makeup
    Sarah Craig
  • set decorator
    Deirdre Morris
  • sound editor
    Grant Edmonds
    Ric Jurgens
  • re-recording mixer
    Grant Edmonds
    Ric Jurgens
    Stephen Traub
  • foley
    James Bastable
  • dialogue mix
    James Bastable
  • graphics
    Justin Tripp

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