Edge of the Barrens, The

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Edge of the Barrens, The

  • 1963 ----- color ----- 14 min ----- 16mm
  • Presents a film study of the tundra of Canada's sub-Arctic. It stretches from the polar sea to the southern treeline and supports, despite the permafrost, a surprising variety of life. Explores the life and migratory cycles of the Canadian caribou. Examines the geology of the Arctic tundra region as well as the plant life and other animals including the musk-ox.
  • Topics: (Canadian Studies, Ecology, Geography)