Monthly Archives: July 2012

My Grandmother Ironed the King’s Shirts

Torill Kove, the Oscar-winning director of the Danish Poet, tells a tall tale about her grandmother’s role in the Norwegian resistance during the Second World War. This beautiful animated film is the nucleus of the 7th Chapter in Reel Canada. For the┬ádetailed┬álesson plan see Chapter 7′s Page on the website.

My Grandmother Ironed the King’s Shirts by Torill Kove, National Film Board of Canada