Between Friends (1973 film)

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Between Friends
Directed by Donald Shebib
Produced by Chalmers Adams
Written by Claude Harz
Starring Michael Parks
Music by Matthew McCauley
Cinematography Richard Leiterman
Release date
  • 1 October 1973 (1973-10-01)
Running time
91 minutes
Country Canada
Language English

Between Friends is a 1973 Canadian crime film directed by Donald Shebib. It was entered into the 23rd Berlin International Film Festival,[1] and was featured in the Canadian Cinema television series which aired on CBC Television in 1974.[2]

The film centres on four friends in Toronto who decide to travel to Sudbury to rob the payroll office of a nickel mine.[3]

The film was a finalist for Best Picture at the Canadian Film Awards in 1973,[4] losing to Slipstream.



  1. ^ " Awards for Between Friends". Retrieved 28 June 2010. 
  2. ^ Corcelli, John (August 2005). "Canadian Cinema". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010. 
  3. ^ "Shebib's debut into front ranks". The Globe and Mail, October 13, 1973.
  4. ^ "Fine lineup for Film Awards". The Globe and Mail, October 9, 1973.

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