Nova Scotia Archives

Margaret Perry: A Life in Film

Happy Valley

'The peaceful pattern of life in Acadian valley of Nova Scotia. Here in Evangeline's country, the small boy fishes in a stream, the apple blossom blows gently in the wind, feathered inhabitants welcome the visitor withsong, and the harvest is gathered in the traditional way.' (NFB Catalogue, 19--) Tom Courtney shot footage for this film.

Date: 1947

Format: 1 film reel (00:10:30 hrs.) : sound, colour

Filmmaker: Margaret Perry

Reference Nova Scotia Information Services film number Fc 52

             

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