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Colin Low (1926–2016)

Colin Low was born on July 24, 1926 in Cardston, Alberta, Canada as Colin Archibald Low. He was a producer and director, known for Universe (1960), City of Gold (1957) and The Winds of Fogo (1970). He was married to Eugenie. He died on February 24, 2016 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. See full bio »

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Known For

Universe Producer
City of Gold Director
The Jolifou Inn Producer


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 1986 L'aviron qui nous mène, Volume 2 (Documentary) (producer)
 1985 National Geographic Explorer (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Lady and the Owl (1985) ... (executive producer)
 1983 L'aviron qui nous mène, Volume 1 (Documentary) (producer)
 1983 Starlife (Documentary short) (producer)
 1979 The Biosphere (Documentary) (producer)
 1977 Forest Under Siege (Documentary short) (producer)
 1977 High Grass Circus (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1977 Little Big Top (Documentary short) (producer)
 1977 Path of the Paddle: Doubles Basic (Short) (producer)
 1977 Path of the Paddle: Doubles Whitewater (Short) (producer)
 1977 Path of the Paddle: Solo Basic (Short) (producer)
 1977 Path of the Paddle: Solo Whitewater (Short) (producer)
 1977 River: Planet Earth (Documentary short) (producer)
 1977 You're Eating for Two (Short documentary) (producer)
 1977 Sub-Igloo (Documentary short) (producer)
 1976 A Great White Bird (Documentary) (producer)
 1976 A Sense of Humus (Short documentary) (producer)
 1976 A Sense of Place (Documentary) (producer)
 1976 Blackwood (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1976 Christ Is Risen (Documentary short) (producer)
 1976 Coaches (Documentary) (producer)
 1976 First Steps (Documentary short) (producer)
 1976 Have I Ever Lied to You Before? (Documentary) (producer)
 1976 Log House (Short documentary) (producer)
 1976 Potatoes (Short) (producer)
 1976 The Canadian Air Connection (Documentary short) (producer)
 1976 The Great Clean-up (Documentary) (producer)
 1976 The Land: A New Priority (Documentary short) (producer)
 1976 The Mad Canadian (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1976 The Other World (Documentary short) (producer)
 1976 The Sword of the Lord (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1976 The Whales Are Waiting (Documentary short) (producer)
 1976 Threads (Documentary short) (producer)
 1976 Waterloo Farmers (Short documentary) (producer)
 1976 Wax and Wool (Documentary short) (producer)
 1976 We Can't Stand Still Can We? (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 Alberta Girls (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 A New Bargain (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 Arctic IV (Documentary) (producer)
 1975 Bill Loosely's Heat Pump (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 Descent (Short documentary) (producer)
 1975 Earthware (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 First Born (Short) (executive producer)
 1975 Hinchinbrook Diary (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 I Am an Old Tree (Documentary) (producer)
 1975 In All Seasons (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 Jack Rabbit (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 Los Canadienses (Documentary) (producer)
 1975 Lumsden (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 Metal Workers (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 Musicanada (Documentary) (producer)
 1975 New Romance: Aspects of Sexuality and Sexual Roles (Documentary) (producer)
 1975 Niagara for Sale (Documentary) (producer)
 1975 No Way They Want to Slow Down (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1975 Operation G.A.T.E (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 Operation High Test (Documentary short) (producer)
 1975 The Forest Watchers (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1975 The Lady and the Owl (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1975 Vietnam Recall (Documentary) (producer)
 1975 Cold Journey (executive producer)
 1974 Another Side of the Forest (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1974 Bate's Car: Sweet as a Nut (Short documentary) (producer)
 1974 Child, Part 3: Debbie and Robert: 12-24 Months (Documentary short) (producer)
 1974 Cree Hunters of Mistassini (Documentary) (producer)
 1974 Freshwater World (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1974 In Praise of Hands (Documentary short) (producer)
 1974 Our Land Is Our Life (Documentary) (producer)
 1974 Running Time (executive producer)
 1974 Sisters of the Space Age (Short documentary) (producer)
 1974 The Boat That Ian Built (Short documentary) (producer)
 1974 The New Alchemists (Documentary short) (producer)
 1974 Thoughts on the Future with George McRobie (Documentary short) (producer)
 1974 Waiting for Fidel (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1974 King of the Hill (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1974 Sananguagat: Inuit Masterworks (producer)
 1974 In Search of the Bowhead Whale (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1973 Child, Part 1: Jamie, Ethan and Marlon: The First Two Months (Documentary short) (producer)
 1973 Child, Part 2: Jamie, Ethan and Keir: 2-14 Months (Documentary short) (producer)
 1973 Kainai (Documentary short) (producer)
 1973 Rock-a-bye (Documentary) (producer)
 1973 The Greenlanders (Documentary short) (producer)
 1973 The Man Who Can't Stop (Documentary) (producer)
 1973 Coming Home (Documentary) (producer)
 1972 A Memo from Fogo (Documentary short) (producer)
 1972 Here Is Canada (Documentary short) (producer)
 1972 That Gang of Hoodlums? (Documentary short) (producer)
 1972 The Question of Television Violence (Documentary) (producer)
 1972 When I Go. That's It! (Short) (producer)
 1972 The Sea (Documentary short) (producer)
 1971 Cell 16 (Documentary short) (producer)
 1971 God Help the Man Who Would Part with His Land (Documentary) (producer)
 1971 I Don't Think It's Meant for Us (Documentary short) (producer)
 1971 Time Piece (Documentary short) (producer)
 1970 Introduction to Labrador (Documentary short) (producer)
 1964 21-87 (Documentary short) (producer)
 1964 Free Fall (Short) (production)
 1964 I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly (Short) (producer)
 1963 The World of David Milne (Short documentary) (producer)
 1963 The Ride (Short) (producer)
 1962 My Financial Career (Short) (producer)
 1962 Pot-pourri (Short) (producer)
 1962 The Peep Show (Short) (producer)
 1961 Very Nice, Very Nice (Short) (producer)
 1960 A Is for Architecture (Short documentary) (producer)
 1960 Hors-d'oeuvre (Short) (producer)
 1960 Universe (Documentary short) (producer - uncredited)
 1955 The Jolifou Inn (Documentary short) (producer)
 1954 One Little Indian (Short) (producer)
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Show Show Cinematographer (2 credits)
Show Show Art department (2 credits)
Show Show Special effects (1 credit)
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