STK-ID 19397

Several shots of Arctic landscape showing rocky ground, bodies of water. HAS of North Rankin nickel mine, ancillary buildings in foreground, PAN to Arctic waste. Interior shots of shed showing bulldozer dozing pile of crushed ore. CU of track. TRAVELLING SHOT of rocky shore, of small icebergs from canoe. Shots of Inuit man and boy walking over rough rocky terrain, looking for game. Shot of man pausing, chipping off piece of rock with prospector's hammer, examining sample and handing it over to the boy who puts it in a cloth bag. HALS of truck moving over dirt road, mine in background, PAN to Arctic terrain. Several HA PANs of rocky Arctic terrain in summer, sea in the distance, inlets, rocky islands, boat. Shot of man and boy walking over round, rocky ground.


Excerpt from
People of the Rock
Canadian Arctic
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg, 35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio