STK-ID 18072

MCS of man at control of winch. HAMSs of food supplies being unloaded from ship's hold, longshoremen on dock removing crates from platform being winched down. HAMS of captain at wheel of Canadian Steam Ships Lines ship "North Shore". Sequence on docking operations at Baie Comeau, Quebec, shot from ship's bridge. Shots includes views of longshoremen fastening rope to pier knobs, ship's steam whistle whistling, pilot at ship's wheel on bridge. Two LAMSs of dockside conveyor used to load pulp logs onto ships, ship at pier visible in background. Various shots of rock formations shaped by sea water along coastline. MS of facade of building with sign "LABRADOR FISHERIES LIMITED" over door, horsedrawn express stopping in front as men enter building. MS of people (men, woman, boy) coming out, some carrying supplies.


Excerpt from
La terre de Caïn
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