Harvest in the Valley

This short documentary depicts the harvesting of a large crop of potatoes in the St. John Valley, New Brunswick. The film documents the motor-driven machines that lay bare the rows of tubers, the crews of potato pickers at work in the fields as well as the sorting and grading of potatoes at a large Grand Falls warehouse.

Comments

  • jmatlin

    “@jeanline - I'm looking into it for you.” — jmatlin, 25 Jan 2012

  • jeanline

    “How can we get a copy of this video? This is my husbands grandfather and uncles and aunts!” — jeanline, 25 Jan 2012

  • jeanline

    “I would love a copy of this short film! How would I go about getting one? This is my husbands grandfather, aunts and uncles!” — jeanline, 25 Jan 2012

  • CliffordH

    “Very, Very good film from our community (New Denmark) and the harvesting and packaging of potatoes in the 1950's. It brings back memories!” — CliffordH, 15 Jan 2012

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Film Credits

director
Larry Gosnell
producer
Larry Gosnell
script
Larry Gosnell
photography
Grant Crabtree
sound
Clarke Daprato
editing
Maureen Balfe
narrator
Percy Rodriguez
music
Robert Fleming

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