STK-ID 14986

Full frame shot of millions of tightly packed logs covering the surface of a New Brunswick river. PAN over logs downstream to shot of log-covered river disappearing between wooded banks in the distance. Similar shots taken from vantage point on river bank. LSs and MSs of small bulldozer shoving piles of logs into the water. Various PANs of piles of logs on river banks. Shots of men standing on booms, in pointers and on banks, shoving at floating logs with pike poles. CUs of logs going through spill way in small dam. FOLLOW SHOTs of logs as they go through spill way into turbulent lower stream. HAS of rough water, of logs tumbling about. Various shots of men shoving at logs with pike poles, of bulldozer moving about. TRAVELLING SHOTs of logs taken from bulldozer, of men at work, wading ankle-deep in water. More shots of neatly piled logs on river banks, of bulldozer shoving piles into water, of piles tumbling down as seen from top of bulldozer. CUs of bulldozer driver's face.


Excerpt from
Log Drive
New Brunswick
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio