STK-ID 2206

Series of shots of Inuits travelling by dog sled; HASs of camp on Milre Inlet, Inuits load up sleds for next leg, an igloo has been built (0:29). TRAVELLING SHOTs from dog sleds of other sleds and landscape during crossing of Baffin Island (0:33). Several good shots of men building an igloo on river (1:00). Shots of man dragging carcass of caribou back to camp, animal is butchered, CS of men loading sleds at dawn (0:27). CU of caribou tracks in hard snow (0:09). PAN of camp at Inuktovik, MLS of four snow partridges on hill, they fly off (0:14). TRAVELLING SHOTs from dog sleds as they head towards Igloolik, they meet up with another group of Inuits, then continue voyage with an occasional stop to feed dogs, shots of arrival at village (3:09). (00/03/1959)


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Arctic Footage
Baffin Island
National Film Board
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16mm original kodachrome
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