Log Driver's Waltz

19793 min 28 secFilm: Animation


Direction: John Weldon

Production: David VerrallDerek Lamb

A young girl who loves to dance and is ready to marry chooses a log driver over his more well-to-do, land-loving competition. Driving logs down the river has made him the best dancing partner to be found. This lighthearted, animated tale is based on the song The Log Driver's Waltz by Wade Hemsworth. Kate and Anna McGarrigle sing to the music of the Mountain City Four.

Subject categories

  • Music > Animation of folk songsFolk Music
  • Forestry > Log Driving
  • Canada - Images of a Country > Vignettes


John Weldon
David Verrall
executive producer
Derek Lamb
John Weldon
Kate McGarrigle
Anna McGarrigle
The Mountain City Four