STK-ID 13498

Shots of Boethic in Baffin Bay. LS and MSs of polar bear, known as nanook in Inuit, running over stretches of sea ice. MLS of iceberg. LS of Button Point settlement. Shot of Royal Canadian Mounted Police Inspector CE Wilcox rowing out to meet the Boethic. CS of Expedition Officer George P Mackenzie greeting Wilcox. Shots of Inuits breaking camp at Pond Inlet, loading dogs and supplies aboard small boat, moving away to the Boethic. HASs of dogs being loaded aboard Boethic. [Titles interspersed]


Excerpt from
In the Shadow of the Pole
Baffin Island
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