CBC Television Network


Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1959

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired Sunday afternoons at 5:00 PM from August 23 to September 27, 1959

A series of half- hour films, mostly documentaries, produced in Vancouver. They included Totems, directed by Gene Lawrence; Estevan, about a tender, also by Lawrence; Portrait of a Harbor, directed by Allan King; The Lacondonnes, about a primitive, nearly extinct Guatemalan Indian tribe, directed by Ron Kelly; Object Matrimony, a comedy about an elderly man searching for a mate, written and directed by Kelly; and Quiet Frontier, about the Kootenay Lake region, directed by Tom Connachie.

Written by John Corcelli – February, 2005