Skip to main content

Maud Lewis, a World Without Shadows

Canada, 1976 (MIFF 1977)

Director: Diane Beaudry

A documentary about a primitive artist who lived in a remote part of Nova Scotia and 'painted the things we dream of'.

See also...

Potters at Work

Study of the making of Japanese pottery and the rhythm of daily circumstances out of which the pieces emerge and draw their meaning. Potters at work are observed in two mountain villages on Kyushu ... More »

PARTNERS

A young American street hustler, Paul, is hired by a multi-national company to steal information about a large Canadian business. The American corporation intends to buy out the company, a pulp and ... More »

Faces

A beautiful series of still photographs—all faces—gently merge into each other. ... More »

Symbiosis

An animated film about the threatened symbiotic relationship between an island, its residents and visitors. ... More »

The Walls Come Tumbling Down

In the face of modern techniques, whales face extinction. The film gives an account of the current debate about whaling, and the efforts of the Canadian-sponsored Project Jonah to stop the slaughter. ... More »

The Whales are Waiting

In the face of modern techniques, whales face extinction. The film gives an account of the current debate about whaling, and the efforts of the Canadian-sponsored Project Jonah to stop the slaughter. ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director