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Dreams of a Land
Dreams of a Land

DREAMS OF A LAND

Directed by Robert Doucet
Canada, 1987
Animation, Short, History

Synopsis

Based on the journals of Samuel de Champlain. The narrative flashbacks focus on Champlain’s dream of finding a western route to China. He abandoned this dream in 1615 when, upon reaching Lake Huron, he discovered not the fabled western sea, but fresh water beyond which lay yet more wilderness.

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Synopsis

Based on the journals of Samuel de Champlain. The narrative flashbacks focus on Champlain’s dream of finding a western route to China. He abandoned this dream in 1615 when, upon reaching Lake Huron, he discovered not the fabled western sea, but fresh water beyond which lay yet more wilderness.