STK-ID 20020

HAS interior shot of hall, livestock show. Various level shots of cattle, horses, produce exhibits, beribboned winners, poultry. CUs of heads of pedigreed roosters (Canada or US). HAS of horde of postmen coming out of post office. CU of proclamation re mobilization. Various MCSs of recruit being medically examined. Sequence on Honourable Isley speaking to camera (sound). Sequence on winter festival in Rockies, Royal Canadian Mounted Police and First Nations men wearing headdresses in parade, ice castle and mountain in background. Two shots of warmly dressed crowd watching. Shot of crowning of queen, young women. Shot of First Nations men posing for camera then doing "war dance" in snow around bonfire. Short sequence on people skiing.


Excerpt from
Pre-War News
Rocky Mountains region (British Columbia)
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486