Mr. Bear's Song

Mr. Bear's Song

                                Mr. Bear's Song
| 16 min

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Following Fiona Garrick in her print shop, this short film reveals the story behind the creation of a children's book. Whether writing, engraving, mixing ink colours, operating a 100-year-old printing press or hand binding, she treats every aspect of bookmaking with extraordinary skill and craft. In the era of superstores and media conglomerates, Garrick takes us along on a special journey of careful, contemplative creation.

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Mr. Bear's Song, Elizabeth Walker, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    Elizabeth Walker
  • producer
    George Johnson
  • executive producer
    Svend-Erik Eriksen
  • camera
    Kirk Tougas
  • sound
    Rob Simpson
  • editing
    Paul Lievesley
  • sound editing
    Michael Colomby
  • music
    Peter Bjerring

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