STK-ID 15179

LS of log huts (shanties) in winter. MSs of lumberjacks chopping, sawing and felling spruce, using axes and chain saw to cut logs in forest. Horses hauling logs from woods, pulling roller over road bed, man loading tank with water which will be used to ice trail to make sledding easier. Rear view of tractors hauling sleds, loaded with logs along trail through forest. Crane loading logs on flat cars. Freight train loaded with logs passing camera. Logs in skid piles, man climbing on big logs. [titles interspersed]


Excerpt from
Lumbering in Canada
Quebec (province)
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm dupe neg b&w, 16mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486, 1920 x 1080