Beautiful Lennard Island

July 24, 2015 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Beverly Shaffer, 1977, 23 min 45 s

NFB

This short documentary introduces us to Lennard Island, a tiny island near Tofino, British Columbia, and the family of 4 who are its sole occupants. There we meet the lightkeeper’s son, Steven Thomas Holland, age 10, and his father, mother and brother. A gracious host and great fan of his island home, the boy takes us on a tour and dispels any ideas that living in isolation might be boring

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