STK-ID 20216

Shot looking towards altar from rear of church as guests head for pews. Two shots of casket, attendance in pews. HAS of service from choir loft. Two HASs of Yoland Guerard singing requiem. HASs of clergy, casket. TILT DOWN from high in front of church to attendance, casket, clergy officiating. HAMLS of clergy heading for rear of church followed by pallbearers carrying coffin, guests. Exterior shot of pallbearers and coffin emerging from church. Cut back inside, people filing past officiating Bishop, some kissing ring. ZOOM OUT from Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau and acting Premier Jean-Jacques Bertrand, Prime Minister Maurice Couve de Murville of France coming out of church. Shot of Paul Hellyer, Jean Lesage and others coming out of church. Brief shot of George Hees talking to another man. HAS of crowd in front of church, people coming out of church, umbrellas in rain. Brief shot of Yoland Guerard chatting outside church. Several shots of funeral cortege, hearse, crowd, cameramen, three motorcycle policemen abreast. Rear shot of line of Quebec City policemen. HAS of funeral cortege on its way to Montreal as seen from overpass. MLS of Montreal skyline, United States pavilion on Expo 67 site as seen from elevated highway on south shore, murky day. HAS of cortege arriving at new court house in Montreal, casket being carried into court house.


Excerpt from
Premier D. Johnson's Funeral
Quebec City, Montreal
National Film Board
Available formats
HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080