STK-ID 12034

Shot of street, a few cars, hardly anyone around. LAS of statue of bishop. LS of store front, two automatons in show windows, man standing on sidewalk. CS of man on sidewalk, other man looking out of window of store in background. Focus on Santa Claus automaton, of bell boy automaton in other window display. HAS down flight of stairs coming up from lower town, people coming up. Shot of two young children staring at camera, ZOOM OUT to include empty street. TILT UP past lower town buildings to top of Chateau Frontenac far above. Shot of three young girls coming down steps from upper town. Shots of signs "Buffet Saint-Louis", "Epicerie Saint-Louis", bilingual apartment for rent signs "Au bon accueil". Shot of street, a few cars moving by camera, old type houses in background. Various shots of sightseers, one clutching bottle of vodka, others looking around, taking pictures, of group of hippies, of young people on boardwalk, of group sitting on boards, one boy playing guitar. PAN over lower town, PAN back to hippies, several sightseers. (00/11/1971)


Excerpt from
Here Is Canada
Quebec City
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486