More About Dance Like a Poor Man

A Hutterite cowboy turns gooseboy when his family settles into a new community in another province - with no cows. But right from the start things at the new colony are different than he expects. He meets Tessa, an "English" neighbour's daughter. When he goes against the order of the community to visit her, trouble isn't far behind.

Samuel Hofer draws you into the bittersweet and ironic world of twelve-year-old Wolner Peter (Peter Waldner) and a culture very much alive on the northern Great Plains today, yet one which maintains a firm hold on traditions and the religious heritage of European ancestors.

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