Canada Calling

This short documentary from 1949 looks at the state of radio in Canada. Focusing on the CBC, it illustrates the variety of radio fare available at the time by featuring snatches of favourite programs, including Trio Lyrique, Mart Kenney, the Toronto Symphony, the Happy Gang, forums, religious programs, drama and old-time music. Several key people involved in the business of broadcasting are introduced, as is the CBC International Service.

Comments

Discuss this film Please sign in to add your comment
Not a member ? Click here

Film Credits

director
David A. Smith
producer
James Beveridge
narrator
John Fisher

Find Similar Films