STK-ID 13643

HAS of river and high banks, TILT DOWN to crane lowering beam onto bridge framework. MLS of two men drilling on bank of river. LS across to other bank showing cables spanning river. Shot of two men standing on high beam, signaling, cable car moving in background. Shot of beam being lowered. CUs of men at work, some high over river, of rivetting gun striking rivet. Vertical TRAVELLING HAS of two piers at foot of cliff-like bank of river, TILT UP to bridge framework and to derrick on bridge. Sequence showing cement bucket being lowered, emptied, of cement pouring out of bucket, of fresh cement in form, of tamper being put into play. Front CU of crane and operator, of surveyor peering into transit.


Excerpt from
Iron from the North
Nord-du-Quebec (region)
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio