Design Innovations for Canadian Settlements
Played with Block P
- Directed by Bruce Mackay
Discussion to follow with Peter Sampson, PSA Associates and Shane Solomon, Republic Architecture.
A 1976 documentary about innovative housing and community design as a way to conserve energy. Two planned mining towns, one in Quebec and another in Manitoba (designed by architect Les Stechesen), are examined, as well as solar-heated homes in Ontario and Prince Edward Island. This film was produced by the NFB for the Canadian Habitat Secretariat, Urban Affairs.
Sponsored by a donation in memory of Ernie Walter, Architect.