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50 for 50: Volume 2 - The Documentary Tradition: Tape 4

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The Documentary Tradition: Tape 4 includes seven films on a variety of subjects. From the blacksmith to the factory, Nails reveals the poetry in how nails are made (13 min. 14 sec.). 23 Skidoo speculates on the effects of nuclear weapons that eliminate life without damaging property (8 min. 12 sec.). Lonely Boy takes us behind the scenes in the life of teen singing idol, Paul Anka (26 min. 35 sec.). Roger Doucet sings O Canada before a hockey game in Canada Vignettes: The Performer (3 min.). Shyness offers a probing look at one of society's saddest afflictions (22 min.). Canada Vignettes: Easter Eggs takes a look at the Ukrainian craft of making Easter eggs in a very special way (3 min.). Don't Knock the Ox: A visit to the ox-pull at the annual fair in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia (13 min. 6 sec.).

1989, 88 min

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