STK-ID 2031

Newfoundland Sealing (03/04/1949): various shots of sealer "Terra Nova" sailing into harbour. CU of men lining rail. Shot into hold showing bundles of seal skins. Sequence on baby seal on deck of ship, people on dock, woman photographing seal as it barks. CUs of animal looking terrified. HASs of crowd on pier. Sequence on unloading of skins and weighing. Shots of men tying bundles of seals innards, holding up same for camera as bystanders watch from background. HAS of pier, car and crowd.


Excerpt from
Anthony Eden in Canada / Newfoundland Sealing
Newfoundland and Labrador
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486