Older Stronger Wiser

Older Stronger Wiser

| 28 min

In this short documentary, five black women talk about their lives in rural and urban Canada between the 1920s and 1950s. What emerges is a unique history of Canada’s black people and the legacy of their community elders. Produced by the NFB’s iconic Studio D.

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  • director
    Claire Prieto
  • producer
    Ginny Stikeman
  • editing
    Ginny Stikeman
  • executive producer
    Rina Fraticelli
  • script
    Dionne Brand
  • camera
    Joan Hutton
  • sound
    Diane Carrière
  • sound editing
    Clare Bambrough
  • re-recording
    Shelley Craig
  • narrator
    Marva Jackson
  • music
    Faith Nolan