Blackfly

Director: Christopher Hinton Year: 1991 Run Time: 5min

This charming NFB animation about the pesky blackfly is based on the song of the same title, written and sung by Canadian folk singer Wade Hemsworth, with back-up vocals by the McGarrigle sisters. It recounts Hemsworth's battles with this quintessential "critter" during a summer of surveying in Northern Ontario.


Director(s):

Christopher Hinton

Genre(s):

Comedy

Language(s):

English, French

Closed Captioning:

English, French

Ratings by Province:

NR Alberta
NR British Columbia
NR Manitoba
NR New Brunswick
NR Newfoundland and Labrador
NR Nova Scotia
NR Northwest Territories
NR Nunavut
NR Ontario
NR Prince Edward Island
NR Québec
NR Saskatchewan
NR Yukon