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LOS CANADIENSES

Canada, 1976 (MIFF 1977)

Director: Albert Kish

Using newsreel footage and interviews, the film tells the story of Canadians who fought in the Spanish Civil War on the Republican side It also takes a thoughtful look at Canada during the Great Depression.

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