STK-ID 18053

MS of four men silhouetted against sky, carrying canoes and equipment along crest of hill. ESTABLISHING PAN from wooden bridge spanning river, across Natashquan settlement to harbour and small coastal cove, PAN back. LS of First Nations camp in rugged country. CS of Montagnais girl braiding her hair, elderly Montagnais woman washing clothes in pail in background. CS of elderly Montagnais woman wringing clothes by hand. Shots of Montagnais woman playing with small child, including CUs of child. Sequence on fishing showing water splashing as fish battle, man reeling in line, fish battling in water, pickerel fish being landed in net. LS of settlement from across bay.


Excerpt from
La terre de Caïn
Quebec (province)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486