Celebrating the art, style, and history of the men and women that recorded our nation's cinematic past.
Charles Tepperman is Associate Professor in the Department of Communication, Media and Film at the University of Calgary. Tepperman has published articles on early cinema in Canada and on non-theatrical film culture and technology. He is the author of Amateur Cinema: The Rise of North American Moviemaking, 1923-1960. Charles can be reached at ; cetepper at ucalgary.ca.
When projected moving pictures appeared for the first time in Ottawa during the summer of 1896, they were not greeted with the sort of uncomprehending astonishment suggested by some historical accounts.
April 18, 2017
Canadianfilm.ca seeks to celebrate, inform, and entertain its visitors through information, history, films, t-shirts, and links that celebrate the art, style, and history of the men and women that recorded our nations cinema past.