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Faces

Faces

| 1 min
Canada Vignettes
Canada Vignettes
1978 58 films

Discover this series of classic shorts exploring every facet of Canadian culture and history.

Details

This short animation attempts to show the landscape of Canadians through a series of transforming faces -- young, old and from many different backgrounds, illustrating the great variety of people living in the country.


Credits
  • director
    Paul Bochner
  • animation
    Paul Bochner
  • producer
    Wolf Koenig
  • executive producer
    Peter Katadotis
    Robert Verrall

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Education

Ages 14 to 17

Arts Education - Visual Arts
Diversity - Diversity in Communities
Diversity - Identity

Explain the concept of multiculturalism in Canada. Have students write a poem, make a collage or draw a piece of artwork inspired by Canadian diversity. Find examples of portraits painted by famous artists and contrast the ethnicities and styles.

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