Feature Film Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town

Feature Film Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town

Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town uniquely blends fact with fiction; Stephen Leacock's own life with his literary creation. The elder Stephen Leacock (Gordon Pinsent) is both the narrator of the film and a wry, ghost-like presence in it. His boyhood self, Stephen Leacock (Owen Best) at age 14, and his real parents – Agnes (Jill Hennessy) and Peter (Rick Roberts) – and family are protagonists in this coming of age story, interacting with the wonderful fictional characters who inhabit Leacock's masterpiece.

  • 2012
  • 01:30:21
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
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Subjects
Small cities -- Romances [LCSH] Canada -- Social life and customs [LCSH] City and town life -- Romances [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] Canada -- History [LCSH] Arts -- Study and teaching [LCSH] Drama [LCSH] Canadian literature [LCSH]
Team
Stephen Roloff (Producer), Victoria Woods (Producer), Ross Clyde (Production Coordinator), P. J. Diaz (Production Coordinator)
Closed captioning
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