Sound (English?), b&w, 29 min. This film combines a significant statement of reality with exception photographic beauty. Set in the fishing villages of the maritime provinces of Canada, The Rising Tide reenacts the development of the important cooperative movement in that area. The film is a fine portrayal of local social and economic problems and their solution. 1949. Produced by the National Film Board of Canada. Sponsored by the National Film Board of Canada and produced in cooperation with the provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and the Extension Department of the University of St. Francis Xavier.