Prairie Women

This film illustrates the struggles of Canadian prairies women to achieve a more just and humane society within the farm movement and at large. During the early 1900s, women on the prairies looked for ways to overcome their isolation. Out of the resulting farm women's organizations grew a group of women possessing remarkable intellectual abilities, social and cultural awareness, and advanced worldviews.

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Film Credits

director
Barbara Evans
script
Barbara Evans
producer
Caryl Brandt
cinematography
Doug Cole
Moira Simpson
Roger Vernon
sound
Daryl Powell
Garrell Clark
Per Asplund
Rick Gustavsen
Tim Hiltz
editing
Peter Svab
Barbara Evans
sound editing
Peter Svab
narrator
Elan Ross Gibson
music
Connie Kaldor
cast
Brandi Beckner
David Beckner
Virginia Beckner
Juliet Brown
Dennis Cyr
Sandi Gregg
Judith Lebane
Miriam Newhouse
Brenda Prentice
Shaun Umscheid

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