STK-ID 16486

Shot of Lord Thomson of Fleet, born Roy Thomson, back towards the camera, posing for a painted portrait. MCUs of Sir William Goldstream, the artist doing the portrait. Shots of Mr McNib and Mr Arthur Hammond chatting in a park. CUs of their faces. Shots of Lord Beaverbrook Jr. standing in front of his castle, discussing with NFB director Donald Brittain. Shots of Woodrow Wyatt and two companions sitting in a garden, talking. Interview with Cecil King, chairman of the Daily Mirror group. CU of his face. Shots of Mr Arthur Hammond and Mr Donald Brittain of the National Film Board of Canada. CUs of their faces seen individually. CUs of Ian MacDonald being interviewed in his office, of Mr Syd Chapman likewise. Shots of Mr Robert Charles, personal assistant to Lord Thomson in his office. MS of an unidentified man being interviewed in his office.


Excerpt from
Never a Backward Step
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080