The documentary on city alderman Harry Rankin will be coming up at DOXA.

The Rankin File: Legacy Of A Radical – Demo

THE RANKIN FILE: LEGACY OF A RADICAL is a feature documentary investigation into the colourful and sometimes controversial life of Vancouver lawyer, city councillor and socialist icon Harry Rankin.


  1. The day that Harry died, many felt that the flag at City Hall should have been at half mast for his remarkable career of public service. This was against policy~but when the maintenance person in charge of the flag tried to put it all the way up on the mast, it got caught half way. Those of us who knew Harry knew he had the last laugh, and the fact the flag was then flown in that position made media coverage.

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