STK-ID 15341

LSs of bow of the oil tanker, the S.S. Manhattan, touching ice ridge in the Canadian Arctic, ship stopping. Repeats of ship ramming ice ridge, stopping as helicopter hovers nearby. AERIAL LS of the U.S.S. Manhattan in ice. HAS of bow of camera ship and TILT UP to LS of the U.S.S. Manhattan. Cut to MS of bow, name of ship. ZOOM back slightly to include bow moving through ice (snowing). LS of the U.S.S. Manhattan underway through ice in light blizzard. MS of hull of the U.S.S. Manhattan in ice. Ship is stopped. LAS of from ice surface of prow of oil tanker looming high over the camera. Closer, steeper LS of same. Front MS of ship moving through ice in direction of the camera. FOLLOW MLS of bow of the U.S.S. Manhattan seemingly stuck. ZOOM back from ship to include icy waste all around.


Excerpt from
L'odyssée du Manhattan
Canadian Arctic
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080