Series F 536-2 - Disasters of the Century series

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Disasters of the Century series

General material designation

  • Moving image

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Reference code

F 536-2

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Dates of creation area


  • 1999-2006 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

315 film reels; 16 mm (ca. 106 hr. 18 min.)
2 videocassettes : VHS (1 hr. 32 min. 20 sec.)

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Scope and content

This series consists of film reels containing the original camera negative footage created by Partners in Motion between 1999 and 2006 for the production of the television series Disasters of the Century. Episodes of this production centered on natural and human-caused disasters and their aftermath. The footage is silent. Also included in this series are videocassettes of two episodes of the production.

No sub-series assignment has been applied to this series.

Notes area

Physical condition

Records are in good physical condition.

Immediate source of acquisition

Nova Herman, Producer for Partners in Motion, donated some of these records to the Regina office, Saskatchewan Archives in one accession in 2001: R2001-062 (April 11, 2001).
Steven Balkwill, Vice-President of Operations for Partners in Motion, donated some of these records to the Regina office, Saskatchewan Archives in one accession in 2009: 2009-458 (June 10, 2009).


See fonds description.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

See fonds description.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

See fonds description.

To consult the records, visit or contact the Regina office.

Finding aids

SAFA 429 consists of a fonds description and item descriptions for audio reels, film reels, video reels and videocassettes.

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General note

A 20% sample of the films in this series were described at the item level.

Alpha-numeric designations

Film reels: MI-974 to MI-1288.
Videocassettes: MI-575 to MI-576.


For films that were sampled, film has been spooled onto new cores. Header and tail has been added where necessary. Films that were not sampled had tail added only.

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Control area

Description record identifier

F 536-2

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Rules or conventions

Saskatchewan Archives. Archival Description Manual 2004.



Level of detail

Language of description

  • English

Script of description

  • Latin


See fonds description.

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