The Stratford Adventure

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The Stratford Adventure
Directed by Morten Parker
Produced by Guy Glover
Written by Gudrun Parker
Starring Alec Guinness
Narrated by John Drainie
Music by Louis Applebaum
Release dates
  • August 2, 1954 (1954-08-02)
Running time
40 minutes
Country Canada
Language English

The Stratford Adventure is a 1954 Canadian documentary film about the founding of the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, directed by Morten Parker. It was named Film of the Year at the Canadian Film Awards and nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature at the 27th Academy Awards.[1][2]



  1. ^ "NY Times: The Stratford Adventure". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-11-08. 
  2. ^ Wyndham Wise, ed. (2001-09-08). "The Stratford Adventure". Take One's Essential Guide to Canadian Film. University of Toronto Press. pp. 201–202. ISBN 978-0802083982. 

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