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Oscar Peterson

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Oscar Peterson

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Oscar Peterson is one of Canada’s most honoured musicians and widely regarded as one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time. His interest in music began at the age of five growing up in the Black working-class community of Little Burgundy in Montreal. This Heritage Minute recounts the circumstances in which Peterson was raised and follows his rise to fame.

For more information about Oscar Peterson, please visit The Canadian Encyclopedia.



CREDITS
  • Oscar Peterson - Thompson Egbo-Egbo
  • Daniel Peterson – Martin Roach
  • End Narration – Oliver Jones
  • Director – Aaron Yeger
  • Director of Photography – Samy Inayeh
  • Producer – Sarah Jackson
  • Produced by Late Bloom Media Inc.

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Lucy Maud Montgomery

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Lucy Maud Montgomery

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For more information about Lucy Maud Montgomery visit The Canadian Encyclopedia.

The journals of L. M. Montgomery are located at the L.M. Montgomery Collection, Archival and Special l Collections, University of Guelph Libraries.

CREDITS
  • Lucy Maud Montgomory - Meghan Greeley
  • Anne – Nadia Tonen
  • Narrator – The Right Honorable Adrienne Clarkson
  • Director – Stephen Dunn
  • Director of Photography – Bobby Shore

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Kensington Market

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Kensington Market

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For more information about Kensington Market visit The Canadian Encyclopedia.

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Kenojuak Ashevak

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Kenojuak Ashevak

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For more information about Kenojuak Ashevak visit The Canadian Encyclopedia.

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Flags

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Flags

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For more information about the national flag of Canada visit The Canadian Encyclopedia.

CAST
  • John Matheson – Peter MacNeil
  • Additional Cast – Laurier Lapierre
  • Additional Cast – Ray Landry

La Bolduc

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La Bolduc

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For more information about La Bolduc visit The Canadian Encyclopedia.

CAST
  • La Bolduc – Marie-Renée Patry
  • Mr. Beaudry – Guy Nadon
  • George – René-Richard Cyr
  • Additional Cast – Michael Rudder

Paul-Émile Borduas

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Paul-Émile Borduas

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For more information about Paul-Émile Borduas visit The Canadian Encyclopedia.

CAST
  • Borduas – Jean Marchand
  • Additional Cast – Francine Laurendeau

John McCrae

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John McCrae

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For more information about John McCrae visit The Canadian Encyclopedia.

CAST
  • John McCrae – Colm Feore
  • Additional Cast – Scott Philp
  • Additional Cast – Richard Vaillancourt

Superman

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Superman

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For more information about Superman visit The Canadian Encyclopedia.

CAST
  • Shuster – Adam Reid
  • Lois – Catherine Colvey

Nat Taylor

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Nat Taylor

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For more information about Nat Taylor visit The Canadian Encyclopedia.

CAST
  • Taylor – David Calderisi
  • Office man – Scot Denton
  • Madge – Suzanne Cyr
  • Mrs. Smith – Sally Willis
  • Mr. Smith – Wayne R. McNamara

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