Kidoons launches video installation with 1000 Islands History Museum

Monday, December 18, 2023

Gananoque, ON: Kidoons and 1000 Islands History Museum have partnered on a long-form video to accompany the museum's Permanent Exhibit, "The Story of the 1000 Islands". Animated characters bring to life the history of the area over 30 minutes, using mixed-media and interviews: from the First Peoples, through the arrival of the Europeans, the Gilded Age and War of 1812, all the way to the 21st century. The Kidoons production is written, directed , and voiced by Rick Miller and Craig Francis, and illlustrated and animated by Francis and Irina Litvinenko, with the Animazia characters who can be seen in videos across six provinces. It's installed on the second story as part of the museum's permanent collection. When in Gananoque, come visit and check it out!