STK-ID 12592

MS of man posing on ship. MLS of iceberg. HAS of settlement, few frame houses in comparative foreground, bell tents in the distance, bay in background. TILT DOWN cook to loaf of bread in his hand. Over exposed sequence on men moving a huge crate. MLSs of men at work on large beached motor cabin boat. Sequence on snow scenes, Fokker aircraft in distance being moved by people. Two shots of Inuit children eating Arctic pie. MLS of blizzard, snow blowing around camp. Men levelling snow for take off of aircraft. Man digging ice in order to make tests. Several shots of Arctic ship off coast, bow of ship cutting through ice floes, an Inuit sailboat and many swift PANs of Arctic landscape, coast.


Excerpt from
Hudson Strait Expedition 1927
Canadian Arctic
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486