Patricia Watson (partial data)
Films directed by Patricia Watson
Quote about Patricia Watson
"[Patricia Watson] started her career as a screenwriter in the 50s at the National Film Board in Montreal. In the late 60s and 70s she was in Toronto with husband and co-creator of film, director Allan King. Pat worked at TVO in the late 70s with her good friend/TV producer Babs Church and made several breakthrough documentaries on immigration, adoption and women in mid-life."
-- Toronto Star Death Notices
For QUOTES about a specific film by Patricia Watson, please see: The Invention of the Adolescent
The Legacy of Mary McEwan
Notes about Patricia Watson
- Director, screenwriter, producer, and author.
- Born in Toronto.
- Obtained a B.A. in history and modern languages from the University of Toronto.
Section 1: Publications about the Films of Patricia Watson
Levering, Philip. "Matters of Conscience." Film Library Quarterly 2, no. 2 (Spring 1969): 28-29.
The Invention of the Adolescent
(1967) (also known as:
"L'adolescence, une invention récente")
Brief Sections of Books
Low, Brian J. NFB Kids: Portrayals of Children by the National Film Board of Canada 1939-89. Waterloo, Ont.: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2002.
Zimmerman, Bill. "The Invention of the Adolescent." Review of The Invention of the Adolescent. Canadian Welfare 44, no. 4 (July-August 1968).
Steed, Judy. "A Film by Patricia Watson." Canadian Woman Studies / Les Cahiers de la femme 8, no. 4 (Winter 1987): 109-110.
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