Image of the Day: Our country's calendar
(CBC Still Photo Collection)
An elaborate set up is used to be able to film this walking interview for Country Calendar
. Country Calendar
began in 1954 and remained on CBC for 54 years. It's name was changed to Country Canada
The program was produced by CBC Winnipeg and profiled rural and country life in Canada. It was the longest running show on Canadian television. From intimate portraits of fishery communities on the brink, to Alberta ranchers fighting off suburban encroachment, from profiles of Greenpeace activists to interviews with seal hunters, it offered a moving picture of the country's rural enclaves.
Posted on Jul 31, 2011 6:00:00 AM