Playground (TV series)

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Genre short film
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) National Film Board of Canada
Original network CBC Television
Original release 4 July – 26 September 1962

Playground is a Canadian short film television series which aired on CBC Television in 1962.


This series featured material from the National Film Board of Canada, typically two short films per episode situated in regions of Canada which receive less recognition. The series run included films on Newfoundland, northern Ontario fishing, the Shubenacadie sanctuary in Nova Scotia with its wildlife and the Yukon.[1]


This half-hour series was broadcast on Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m. from 4 July to 26 September 1962.


  1. ^ "Playground". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010. 

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