Vancouver Public Library – Mount Pleasant Branch
1 Kingsway, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5T 3H7
As the Crow Flies | Tess Girard | 2016 | 1 h 34 min
As the Crow Flies follows a group of the top young Royal Canadian Air Cadets as they undergo seven weeks at an elite flight-training camp to get their pilot’s license, which normally takes six to eight months. Casting an especially affectionate eye on her female subjects, filmmaker Tess Girard—herself a graduate of the program—creates a unique and intimate portrait of an extraordinary, yet also very recognizable, group of 17-year-olds as they come of age.
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