STK-ID 21698

Canada's Overseas Radio Station: CU of logo of Canadian Broadcasting Corporation-Radio-Canada. Cut to canted shot of radio tower. LAS of men at work on tower, swinging from ropes. LAS of tower from inside it. HAS of radio buildings as seen from position on tower. Pan to other towers not far off. Interior shot of man throwing large switches and cut to technicians at control panels. Cut to clock on the stroke of three. From CU of announcer, cut to Prime minister William Lyon Mackenzie King making a speech into a microphone. TILT UP very tall, thin radio antennas. Cut to CU of a hand writing on blackboard "NEWS-CBC SACKVILLE". Two shots of servicemen operating radio equipment overseas, soldiers listening to King's speech. Cut to family listening to King's speech at radio. Cut to man and woman in English pub listening ot King's speech at radio. Final of Mackenzie King ending his speech. Cut to logo of CBC.


Excerpt from
Reportages nº 98
Canada, England
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080