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Viking Visitors to North America

1979 22 min
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Evidence of Viking presence in North America has challenged archaeologists and historians for years. Did the Vikings come to northern Canada nearly 1,000 years ago? Did they later migrate inland? This film explores the legends of the Viking visits to North America, which remain shrouded in mystery, but continue to be the subject of much debate.

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Viking Visitors to North America

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Evidence of Viking presence in North America has challenged archaeologists and historians for years. Did the Vikings come to northern Canada nearly 1,000 years ago? Did they later migrate inland? This film explores the legends of the Viking visits to North America, which remain shrouded in mystery, but continue to be the subject of much debate.
  • director
    Tony Ianzelo
    Anthony Kent
  • producer
    John Spotton
  • executive producer
    Barrie Howells
  • commentary
    Barry Cowling
  • photography
    Tony Ianzelo
  • sound
    Jean-Guy Normandin
  • editing
    Marion Meadows
  • sound editing
    Donald Douglas
  • music
    Donald Douglas
  • re-recording
    Jean-Pierre Joutel
  • narrator
    Lynne Henderson

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