Julie O'Brien

Julie O'Brien

| 18 min

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This short film depicts Newfoundland’s “old times” as seen by Julie O’Brien, an 11-year-old living in Tors Cove. Told in the first person with cutaway shots to the girl’s many activities, the film illustrates the way traditions are maintained, remembered and evolved. This film is part of the Children of Canada series.

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Julie O'Brien, Beverly Shaffer, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    Beverly Shaffer
  • producer
    Margaret Pettigrew
  • executive producer
    Kathleen Shannon
  • cinematography
    Kent Nason
  • sound
    Patricia Kipping
  • editing
    Margaret Wong
  • sound editing
    André Galbrand
  • re-recording
    Adrian Croll
  • music
    Larry Crosley

  • MarleneFul

    beautiful so pleased to view this part of Candian history.

    MarleneFul, 26 Aug 2018