STK-ID 11510

PAN across camp along edge of forest in winter. CS of sign "Moccasin Ville", light bulb hanging from cord in foreground. MS of four men in heavy parkas packing ice blocks at bottom of tent to secure it. MS of two men in sleeping bags in tent. Shot of snow drifting across snow field. MS of man wearing heavy parka and sunglasses, studying map, leaning out top of army snowmobile. PANs across bones in field (ancient burial?), two men examining bones. AERIAL SHOTs over snow capped mountains, cloud cover in first shot, including AERIAL SHOT over river in valley, bridge spanning river. Shots of Army men cross-country skiing and snowshoeing through woods. MS of soldier making campfire in snow, PAN of branches on snowy ground. MS of dog team, TILT UP to LS of buildings in settlement. Shots aboard boat bucking in rough sea, ice floes visible, railing of boat in foreground. Shots of Army snowmobiles moving away from camera on snow field. HAS of dogsled moving across snow field. HALS to DOLLY IN of Army camp. HA PAN of barren snow field.


Excerpt from
Going North
Canadian Arctic
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486