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Trappers of the Sea ONF/NFB


Catalogue Number:  NFB520961
Producer:  National Film Board Of Canada
Producers:  Bill MacDonald, Gudrun Parker
Directors:  Margaret Perry
Producing Agencies:  National Film Board of Canada (Ottawa), Office national du film du Canada (Ottawa)
Subject:  Documentary, Social Studies
Language:  English
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  1945
Running Time:  13:00


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This film presents the lobster fishing industry in Nova Scotia with a brief reference to the cooperative movement and how co-ops are used in the affairs of the people. Pierre, a fisherman, is shown as he sails forth to set his one hundred traps. The film shows both the problems of adverse weather and also the methods used to land the lobster and prepare them for market.


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