STK-ID 19403

Shots of Gitxsan trapper Ben Risdale snowshoeing through forest and across open snow-covered spaces, accompanied by two dogs. Shots of trapper setting trap in woods, camouflaging it with twigs. Shots of snow-covered trapper's cabin in forest, trapper in foreground. Shots of several kinds of pelts lying on snow. MCS of man's legs snowshoeing through snow. Shots of tree-topper climbing, topping tree. Shots of loggers felling trees, sawing felled trees. Shots of horse-drawn logs being skidded through forest. LS of country houses, snow falling.


Excerpt from
Skeena River Trapline
British Columbia
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
16mm original kodachrome
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486