North Shore (1949 film)
|La Terre de Caïn|
|Directed by||Pierre Petel|
|Produced by||James Beveridge|
|Written by||Pierre Petel|
|Music by||Maurice Blackburn|
North Shore (French: La Terre de Caïn) is a Canadian short documentary film, directed by Pierre Petel and released in 1949. The film depicts life along the St. Lawrence River in the Côte-Nord region of Quebec.
The film won the Canadian Film Award for Best Theatrical Short in 1950. Petel also won an award from the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts for "Excursion in the Mingan Islands", a painting of rock formations in the Mingan Islands that he created while working on the film.
- C. Rodney James, Film as a National Art: NFB of Canada and the Film Board Idea. Arno Press, 1977. p. 283.
- Wyndham Wise, Take One's Essential Guide to Canadian Film. University of Toronto Press, 2015. ISBN 9781442656208.
- "Pierre Petel Wins Award for Painting". Ottawa Journal. March 15, 1950. p. 14. Retrieved May 23, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.
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