The Great Lone Land
The Life of R.B. NevittDVD - 2001
Tom Radford's The Great Lone Land is the remarkable adventure story of an American draft dodger escaping the Civil War. Edmonton filmmker Tom Radford takes us on a haunting journey through the brutal slaughter of Nevitt's American South, to the rugged beauty of Alberta's landscape. Weaving archival photographs and lyrical re-enactments with Nevitt's own words and sketches, this is a moving portrait of an American refugee who brought compassion and humanity to his new homeland.
Publisher: Mississauga, Ont. : McNabb Connolly, c2001.
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (23 min.) :,sd., col. ;,12 cm.
Alternative Title: Life of R.B. Nevitt. [dvd]