STK-ID 18046

Village life: CSs of two young Inuit men, one in hard hat, pumping fuel from gas drum (not seen). FOLLOW MS of woman carrying box past camera, buildings in background. MLS of house behind high hedge, only roof visible, clumps of wild flowers in foreground. Shot of house in village seen trough building window. LAS of flight of stairs, man longing against railing, Maple Leaf Flag flying at mast top at right of frame. MS of rocky beach, canoe on rocks in foreground. MLS of prefabricated building in settlement. FOLLOW MS of man carrying sack on shoulder across road. LACS of bearded missionary standing in front of igloo-shaped church in Inuvik. MLS of church, missionary bent over flowers near church. Sequence of scenes shot from various angles in Inuvik showing houses, Hudson's Bay Company post, post office, many trucks driving around, Inuit and white people (men, women, children) walking around, building looking like residential school, houses in residential district, children playing and cycling around. LS of small cluster of buildings seen from across body of water. MSs of small chapel and various buildings. LS of village of Tuktoyaktuk. MS of clothesline. CU of shack's window, child peering out. MCS of senior Inuit man, MS of man walking few halting steps, CU of man's face smiling. PAN of beach, red gas drums, three flimsy prefabricated buildings, fishing boat. LS and MS of Inuit woman walking towards camera.


Excerpt from
Tuktoyaktuk, Inuvik
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