The Petticoat Expeditions, Part Two: Frances Hopkins

This short film from The Petticoat Expeditions series follows artist Frances Hopkins to Canada, where she journeyed by canoe with the voyageurs during the final days of the fur trade in Canada.

The Petticoat Expeditions series, which uses the words and works of 3 extraordinary British women to recount their experiences in 19th-century Canada, paints an inspiring portrait of women who would not be constrained by convention.

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Film Credits

director
Pepita Ferrari
script
Pepita Ferrari
producer
Kent Martin
camera
Savas Kalogeras
sound
Diane Carrière
Norman Dugas
John Martin
editing
Denise Beaudoin
re-recording
Serge Boivin
Jean Paul Vialard
narrator
Helena Bonham-Carter
music
Judith Gruber-Stitzer
cast
Lila Cano

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