The Plow That Broke the Plains
The Plow That Broke the Plains is a 1936 short documentary film which shows what happened to the Great Plains region of the United States and Canada when uncontrolled agricultural farming led to the Dust Bowl. It was written and directed by Pare Lorentz. The film was narrated by the American actor and baritone Thomas Hardie Chalmers.
|award||National Film Registry|
|editor||Pare Lorentz Ralph Steiner|
|events||agriculture in the United States Dust Bowl land use population transfer|
|recordedAt||Dalhart Kern County Texas Panhandle|