First NovelDownloadable Video - 1958
A young man gives up a steady job to tackle the uncertain task of writing for a living. In telling his experiences, this film conveys a general picture of the literary field in Canada and the incentives it offers, or fails to offer, the creative writer. Opinions, encouraging and otherwise, are expressed by a Canadian publisher, a television producer, and friends of the young writer who want to see him make his mark.
Publisher: Montreal : National Film Board of Canada, 1958
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (30 min.) : digital, stereo, sd., b&w