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MUMMERING: A REACTION AGAINST THE COMMERCIALISM OF CHRISTMAS

Reviewed by Robyn Lee

Mummers and Masks. A documentary produced by Peter Blow and Chris Brookes in association with Vision TV and CBC Television.

After dark in Newfoundland, masked adults knock loudly on the doors of their neighbours’ homes. It’s not Halloween. It’s the feast of St. Stephen, the day after Christmas, and the mummers have come to call.

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