STK-ID 13640

LS of bleak northern landscape, PAN right to Menihek River, a few buildings and Menihek Dam in construction in the distance. HAS of sand pile, conveyors and trucks. GROUND TO AIR SHOT of Dakota, TILT DOWN to dam site. HA PAN of camp buildings, PAN to dam. Various ESTABLISHING SHOTs of dam site, TILT UP to plane and TILT DOWN to dam. MLS of dam, PAN right to CU of group of men around cement bucket held up by crane. Vertical HAMS of crane and boom. PAN along scaffolding of dam to LS of crane swinging bucket of cement. LSs of scaffolding. MS of top of scaffolding, PAN to main scaffolding in background. Various shots of road construction equipment, scrapers, tractors. PAN to Menihek River, spruce trees in distance. CUs of driver and top of tractor, of wheels of scraper. Various shots of engineers coming out of shack with blueprint, getting into pick-up. CU of engineers.


Excerpt from
Iron from the North
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio