Description of File or Item:

"Blackout on Maple Street"
Dates of Creation
Physical Description
45 metres of motion picture film (9 minutes) : print, 24 frames per second, colour, magnetic sound ; 8 mm
Scope and Content

Film is about what happens when a two-minute power failure causes a blackout. Cameras caught before and after scenes in four houses, titled "Daughter's Date," "The Ladder," "Cat and Dog," and "Women." The cast includes the following husbands and wives: Jack Chapman, Aileen Hussey, Vern, Stevens, Vera Stevens, Ab Hutchinson, Hilda Hartman, Jim Bernie, and Joan Miller. The Girl was Claudia Casper and the Boy was Geoff Richardson. The Technicians were Helen Jacobi, Len Mitchell, Jean Phillips, Vern Whitnall. The Photographer was George Jacobi. Film was written, directed, and produced by Charles E. Phillips [Dr. Charles E. Phillips].

This film received an Award of Merit from the Toronto Movie Club.

File/Item Ref. Code
F 4582-1-0-29
Creator Code
10b / QL-9
File or Item Forms a Part of

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F 4582-1 Toronto Film and Video Club film records

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Restrictions on the Group of Records of which this File/Item forms a Part
Original films are not available for viewing; researchers must use reference copies.