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Grierson (1973)

The story of John Grierson, the British documentary movement, and Canada's National Film Board.

Director:

Roger Blais

Writer:

Donald Brittain (commentary)
2 wins. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Michael Kane Michael Kane ... Narrator (voice)
Monique Miller ... Narrator (French version) (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John Amess John Amess ... Self (schoolteacher)
Edgar Anstey Edgar Anstey ... Self
Olivier Barrot Olivier Barrot ... Self
James Beveridge James Beveridge ... Self (interviewer)
Ritchie Calder Ritchie Calder ... Self (as Lord Ritchie Calder)
Alberto Cavalcanti Alberto Cavalcanti ... Self
Bosley Crowther Bosley Crowther ... Self (critic)
Arthur Elton Arthur Elton ... Self
William Farr William Farr ... Self (UNESCO)
Ralph Foster Ralph Foster ... Self
Indira Gandhi ... Self
Lorne Greene ... Self
John Grierson ... Self (archive footage)
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The story of John Grierson, the British documentary movement, and Canada's National Film Board.

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Edited into Monsieur John Grierson (1974) See more »

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Details

Official Sites:

NFB (english) [Canada]

Country:

Canada

Language:

English

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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