STK-ID 20313

Pulp logging: HAMLS of two teams of horses leaving camp in early morning, shanty visible in background. Rear LS of teams heading away from camera on winter road. Circular LA PAN of top of spruce trees, TILT DOWN to snow. PAN from frozen river to scrawny spruce on river bank. Shot of lumberjacks returning to shanty as snow falls. Various shots of lumberjacks sawing standing tree in snow fall, chopping tree, yelling "timber". MSs of tree falling off frame, of tree crashing to the ground behind some standing spruce trees. FOLLOW SHOTs as trees come crashing down. Shot of two lumberjacks heaving logs off pile in the woods. Shot of tractor-drawn sleigh loaded dumping logs on ice of frozen river. MS of tractor pulling two sleighs loaded with logs. Shots of lumberjacks chopping spruce trees with axes. MLS of horse pulling sleigh load of pulp wood to pile. LS PAN past white birch trees and snow-covered river.


Excerpt from
Pulp Logging/Highland Games (News)
Quebec (province)
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