Geographies of DAR

The Geographies of DAR is a captivating film that explores the life and literary works of renowned Canadian author David Adams Richards. Through stunning visuals, insightful interviews and excerpts from his writings, the film uncovers the profound connection between Richards’ personal experiences and Eastern Canada’s Miramichi, the region that shaped his storytelling. This poignant film is an elegy to the joys, suffering, mercies and beauty of life, celebrating the indomitable spirit and courage of this extraordinary Canadian writer.

Awards and Nominations

Silver Wave Film Festival, Fredericton (2023) – Best Documentary Feature, Winner
Atlantic International Film Festival, Halifax (2023) – Official Selection


Monique LeBlanc



Film Details

2023, 75 min