Assignment Northwest

Assignment Northwest

Filmed by members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, this is a firsthand account of the life and service of RCMP detachments in the Yukon and Northwest Territories. The film shows the kind of police work and the general routine involved in northern patrol; it also presents a picture of life and conditions in Yellowknife, Dawson City, Whitehorse and Inuvik.

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Credits
  • director
    E.L. Burnell
    T.R. Wagstaff
  • camera
    E.L. Burnell
    T.R. Wagstaff
  • producer
    Dennis Sawyer
  • script
    Strowan Robertson
  • editing
    Marion Meadows
  • sound editing
    Bernard Bordeleau
  • music
    Norman Bigras