Dorothea Mitchell

A Reel Pioneer

by Shebandowan Films Inc.


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From the Wilds of Silver Mountain - to the silver screen. "Dorothea Mitchell: A Real Pioneer," recounts in Dorothea's own words, the amazing life of a pioneer filmmaker. Seventy years later a group of local enthusiasts in Thunder Bay revive the silent picture by finishing, "The Fatal Flower," the murder mystery Dorothea had bequeathed to the National Archives of Canada. With no script to work from, and some missing scenes, the group nurtured, "The Fatal Flower" back to life.

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Dorothea Mitchell
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