STK-ID 18198

Various shots from different angles in St-John's Cathedral Boys School in Selkirk, of new students attending a mass, standing up and leaving chapel. Shots of students walking out of chapel and entering a school bus, of bus leaving school grounds followed by a panel truck with canoes on trailer, of school bus on highway. Various shots from different angles of students and masters unloading canoes from trailer, putting on raincoats and life-jackets, getting ready for canoe trip. Various MSs of them canoeing on river with rapids. MSs, MCSs of boys and masters sleeping on the ground during the afternoon or resting and talking together. Shots of clothes, bags. Various shots from different angles of crews paddling on Red River on a cloudy afternoon.


Excerpt from
The New Boys
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio