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/10
7 Ratings

MACPHERSON

Directed by Martine Chartrand
Canada, 2012
Animation, Short, Music

Synopsis

In Quebec during the early 1930s, young poet Félix Leclerc befriended Frank Randolph Macpherson, a Jamaican-born chemical engineer. A jazz fan who worked for a pulp and paper company, Macpherson inspired Leclerc to write a song about the log drives and title it “MacPherson” in honour of his friend.

Synopsis

In Quebec during the early 1930s, young poet Félix Leclerc befriended Frank Randolph Macpherson, a Jamaican-born chemical engineer. A jazz fan who worked for a pulp and paper company, Macpherson inspired Leclerc to write a song about the log drives and title it “MacPherson” in honour of his friend.

MacphersonDirected byMartine Chartrand

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Awards & Festivals

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DOK Leipzig
2012
Montréal World Film Festival
2012 | 2 wins including: Best Canadian Short Film

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