The Threshermen

Nancy McLennan

1987, 19:00 minutes, colour, English


Wes Ferguson, Frank May, George Down, and Warren Best are all threshermen who worked on the steam threshing gangs in south-western Manitoba. In The Threshermen, they recall the details of threshing work, the technology of the threshing era, and they convey the attitudes of the people who first farmed Manitoba land.

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