Finding Farley

Finding Farley

DVD - 2009
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When Karsten Heuer and Leanne Allison (Being Caribou), along with their 2-year old son, Zev, and indomitable dog Willow set out to trace the footsteps of one of Canada's most famous writers, Farley Mowat, they mean it literally. Their 5000-kilometre trip {u2013} trekking, sailing, portaging and paddling from the prairies to the Maritimes {u2013} is captured in this feature-length documentary.
Publisher: [Montréal, Québec] : National Film Board, 2009
Branch Call Number: 917.10473 FIN
Characteristics: 1 dvd (63 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 cm
Alternative Title: Sur la trace de Farley. [dvd]


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Jan 04, 2012

Why did a couple drag their young son and a dog across Canada? Because they needed to generate an income and this Maple Syrupy theme had a good chance of getting funding from the National Film Board. Is a child pocked with blackfly, sand fly and deer fly bites evidence of abuse? At least three litres of motor oil were burned into planet-warming greenhouse gases in the production of this travelogue. Give this film a pass but watch any canoeing film by the late Bill Mason (of the NFB).

Slavomir Feb 18, 2011

DO NOT watch this movie with your kitten

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