STK-ID 11237

MS of caribou on bank of George River with three hunters in background watching them from canoe. MS of three caribou on hillside; one has been shot by hunter; ZOOM OUT to CS back view of hunter (Montagnais man) passing his rifle to his son; PAN to MS of caribou as he fires another shot. CS of father raising rifle and firing. CSs of wounded caribou; brief shot of son about to finish it off; PAN to CS of animal falling; ZOOM IN to CU of blood streaming from neck wound; ZOOM OUT to CS of hunters near animal. ZOOM IN to CU of Montagnais man slitting animal's throat with knife. Various shots of Montagnais family accompanied by Québécois man pulling caribou they have killed towards canoe with ropes.


Excerpt from
Gens d'Abitibi
Nord-du-Quebec (region)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio