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Why Shoot the Teacher? (1977) Poster

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Directed by 

Silvio Narizzano

Writing Credits  

James Defelice ... (screenplay)
 
Max Braithwaite ... (based on the book "Why Shoot The Teacher" by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Max Brown
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Alice Field
Chris Wiggins ...
Lyle Bishop
Gary Reineke ...
Harris Montgomery
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Dave McDougall
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Bert Field
Kenneth Griffith ...
Inspector Woods
Scott Swan ...
Dan Trowbridge
Merrilyn Gann ...
Sheila Barnes
Norma West ...
Mrs. Bishop
Margery Hill ...
Mrs. Montgomery
Joanne McNeal ...
Mrs. McDougall
George Gwin ...
Dance Caller
Doug Blake ...
Percy Garfield
Alan Stebbings ...
Lester Sinclair
Joe Yasinsky ...
Max's Father
Vernis McCuaig ...
Max's Mother
Richard Davison ...
Max's Brother
Kathie Ball ...
Max's Sister
Jim Devereaux ...
Train Conductor
Phyllis Ellis ...
Rita Danchuk
Lyman Potts ...
Radio Announcer (voice)
Dale McGowan ...
Jake Stevenson
Curtis Peterson ...
John Stevenson
Andrea Paulson ...
Anne McDougall
Dale Crowle ...
Myron McDougall
Warren Sulatycky ...
Charlie McDougall
Larissa MacLean ...
Pearlie Sinclair (as Larissa Maclean)
Michael Zwiers ...
Sammy Sinclair
Karen Bernstein ...
Violet Sinclair
Jody Hargraves ...
Cathy Friesen (as Jody Gaye Scott)
Ronald Urban ...
Paul Friesen
Cynthia MacDonald ...
Mary Field (as Cynthia Macdonald)
Rick Bremness ...
Bill Field
Jennifer Hill ...
Summer Littlewood
Michael Ross ...
Alan Littlewood
Murray McCune ...
Cathy Lynn Viste ...
Betty Bishop
David Figenshaw ...
Carl Wells
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Produced by 

Mike Cheda ... associate producer
Fil Fraser ... executive producer
Lawrence Thomas Hertzog ... producer

Music by 

Ricky Hyslop

Cinematography by 

Marc Champion ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Stan Cole

Casting By 

Eva Langbord

Art Direction by 

Karen Bromley

Makeup Department 

Jamie Brown ... makeup artist
Chris McRae ... assistant makeup artist

Production Management 

Les Kimber ... production manager
Rob Lockwood ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Bob Eberle ... second assistant director
Jim Long ... second assistant director
Martin Walters ... assistant director

Art Department 

Rob Lefroy ... painter
Barry Merrells ... prop master
Carol Spier ... assistant art director

Sound Department 

Jan de Groot ... boom operator (as Jan De Groot)
Richard Lightstone ... location sound mixer
Bruce Nyznik ... dialogue editor / sound editor
Nolan Roberts ... re-recording

Camera and Electrical Department 

Bruno Engler ... still photographer
Pat Hayes ... gaffer
Gundar Lipsbergs ... first assistant camera
John McCallum ... second assistant camera (as Sandy McCallum)
Frank Merrells ... key grip
Mel Merrells ... generator operator
Clarence Schmidt ... best boy
Matt Tundo ... camera operator

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Jean Causey ... wardrobe
Betty Elliott ... seamstress
Allen Mykitiw ... assistant wardrobe

Editorial Department 

Max Benedict ... supervising editor
Robin Leigh ... assistant editor
Murray MacGregor ... assistant editor
Ian McBride ... assistant editor
Peter Thillaye ... assistant editor
Leslie Thompson ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Gary Gegan ... music researcher

Transportation Department 

Don Nablo ... transport captain

Other crew 

Nancy Adams ... production assistant
Margaret Hanly ... script supervisor (as Margaret Hanley)
Margaret Kopala ... production coordinator (as Margret Kopala)
Ted Kotcheff ... production consultant
Paul Lang ... production assistant
Jane Lyndon ... production assistant
Isabella Miller ... wrangler
San Murata ... title graphics
Pauline Thompson ... location auditor
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