STK-ID 18746

In Pelican Narrows, Saskatchewan, CS to MCS of Indigenous boy sitting on a wooden quay and diving into water, coming back to the quay where other boys standing and watching him. MCS of the head of boy swimming. MS of Hudson Bay Company building, of a flag in background, ZOOM IN to LAMCS of the flag (1670 written on it). MCS of Hudson Bay Company building entrance. LAS of cross on top of church to ZOOM OUT of Indigenous people coming out (men, women, girls, boys, elderly men and women). PAN to men, one lighting up a cigarette. Various shots of people coming down the stairs, many CSs and CUs of faces. MCS of priest coming out of the church, meeting and shaking hands in front of church. MS to CSs of elderly man walking with a cane. More CUs of children (girls and boys) faces.


Excerpt from
The Other Side of the Ledger: An Indian View of the Hudson's Bay Company
Pelican Narrows
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8, Born Digital, ProRes
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
2048x1556, 1920 x 1080