Baseball Girls

Baseball Girls


                                Baseball Girls
| 1 h 20 min

This feature documentary uses animation, archival stills and live-action footage to detail the history of women's participation in the largely male-dominated world of baseball and softball. Zany and affectionate, it features 7-year-olds learning the rules and skills of the game and 50-year-olds hitting home runs, from the early days of the Bloomer Girls to the heyday of the Colorado Silver Bullets.

For more background information on this film, please visit the NFB.ca blog.

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Credits
  • cinematography
    Barry Perles
  • location sound
    Hans Oomes
  • editing
    Robert Kennedy
  • producer
    Silva Basmajian
  • narrator
    Lois Siegel
  • director
    Lois Siegel
  • script
    Lois Siegel
  • original music
    André Vincelli
  • music performer
    Jason Lang
    Bobby Lalonde
    André Vincelli
  • sound editing
    Wojtek Klis
  • assistant editor
    Donna Vekteris
  • assistant sound editor
    Donna Vekteris
  • production manager
    Alyna Herscovici
  • 1st assistant camera
    Dawn Nichol
    René Daigle
    Nathalie Lasselin
    Colin Hoult
    Dave Pelletier
    Nash Read
    Bill St. John
  • re-recording
    Serge Boivin
  • music recording
    Louis Hone
  • music recording assistant
    Nathalie Morin
  • 2nd unit camera
    André-Luc Dupont
    Savas Kalogeras
    Gerald Packer
    Andreas Poulsson
    Daniel Villeneuve
  • additional camera assistant
    Holly Nattall
    Carole Lavalee
    Dylon Reade
    Molly Shinhat
    Mark Simkins
    Debra Tabah
    Dennis Timm
  • 2nd unit sound recordist
    Brian Avery
    Marie-France Delagrave
    James Kusan
    Marc Lapointe
    Gabor Vadnay
  • research
    Louise Johnson
    Laura Robinson
    Jeanette Nelson
    David Adkin
    Catherine Merklinger
    Vanessa Ireson
  • consultant
    Barbara Gregorich
    Laura Robinson
  • play-by-play announcer
    Dave Van Horne
  • post-production coordinator
    Linda Payette
    Grace Avrith
    Claude Cardinal
    John William Lutz
  • unit administrator
    Bob Spence
    Ed Barreveld
  • executive producer
    Dennis Murphy
    Gerry Flahive
  • animation
    Heidi Blomkvist
    Dan Clark

  • robibloom

    so great lois !!!!!! truly loved it !!!!

    robibloom, 1 Apr 2012