The epic story of the opening of the Canadian West and the drought that brought the Depression in the thirties. This is the saga of a family who left eastern Canada to stake their future in the Prairies.

Director:

(as Donald Haldane)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Frances Hyland ...
Liza
James B. Douglas ...
Dan (as James Douglas)
Lester Nixon ...
Bob MacPherson
Mary Savage ...
Ada MacPherson
William Fruet ...
Colin (as William Fruete)
...
Russel
Iréna Mayeska ...
Thora (as Irena Mayeska)
William Weintraub ...
Narration (voice)
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Storyline

The epic story of the opening of the Canadian West and the drought that brought the Depression in the thirties. This is the saga of a family who left eastern Canada to stake their future in the Prairies.

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Genres:

Drama | Family | Western

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Release Date:

April 1963 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Un autre pays  »

Box Office

Budget:

CAD 200,000 (estimated)
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2.00 : 1
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This was the National Film Board of Canada's first feature. See more »

Connections

Edited into Drylanders Episode 1 (1974) See more »

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