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Finding Mary March
TitleFinding Mary March
ProducersRed Ochre Productions in association with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Date1988
WriterPittman, Ken
DirectorPittman, Ken
CastPelletier, Andree
Boland, Rick
Manual, Tara Maria
Joe, Yvon
Cormier, Jacinta
ContributorsJones, Michael (cinematographer)
Rillie, Jim (sound designer)
Petrie, Bob (lighting designer)
Pope, Paul (director)
Hall, Pam (artistic director)
Norman, Derek (dirctor)
Steffler, Paul (musician)
Morgan, Pamela (singer)
Iveson, Rob
Norris, Stirling (producer)
SummaryThe search for the grave of the last of the Beothuk Indians, set in the Red Indian Lake region of Newfoundland. A young girl (Bernadette Buchans) believes she is a descendent of Mary March, (Demasduit) thought to be the last of the indigenous Beothuks on the island. She and her father search for the grave of her mother. They are joined by an archaeologist/ photographer who also believes she is related to the tribe.
SubjectDemasduit, 1796?-1820
Beothuk Indians--Newfoundland and Labrador
Archaeology
Identity
Duration01:41:05 (PT01H41M05S)
Notes"Produced with the participation of Telefilm Canada."
LocationCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Red Indian Lake Area
Canada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Exploits River
IdentifierCNS-V0001
Resource TypeVideo
TypeMoving Image
FormatVideo/wmv
LanguageEng
Details of Original1 videodisc (100 mimutes) : sound, colour : 4 3/4 inch
Local Call NumberE 99 B4 F56 1988
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Centre for Newfoundland Studies
CollectionCentre for Newfoundland Studies - NL Videos
DownloadableNo
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