Paddle to the Sea by Bill Mason is a heart-warming odyssey of a hand-carved little canoeist that travels to the ocean via the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence. On Paddle's journey he encounters everything from crushing ice, a forest fire and curious wildlife to the many dangerous perils of the human kind and he free- falls Niagara Falls too!
Originally shot in 16mm colour.
10 International awards including a nomination for Best Short Film, Academy Awards,Hollywood 1968.
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