What agencies helped them after the 1917 explosion? What agencies might help Halifax if a disaster happened today?
How do media connect us in a global network to help others?
How do you think the explosion changed the way of life of the people of Halifax?
How do the survivors in this film serve as role models for others who are experiencing crisis? What did you learn about dealing with a crisis and about survival from this film?
How do you think the explosion and its aftermath might have shaped the identity of the people of Halifax? What changes and challenges have shaped your identity?
Why is a documentary such a powerful form of media for showing many points of view? How has Cheryl Lean used this genre effectively to tell the story of the Halifax explosion from multiple perspectives?
How can films and other art forms help us understand the life experience of other people?