STK-ID 22126

LS of lower Manhattan from due south, bow staff of camera boat in foreground. PAN from front of wheel house of camera boat to murky LS of Manhattan skyscraper, ferry moving across frame in distance. Front shot of wheel house, Statue of Liberty in distant background. MLS of Newark bridge. LAS of underside of bridge as camera boat passes underneath. BOATING SHOTs of upper Manhattan, of large freighter passing by. PAN from wheel house to upper Manhattan, Empire State Building visible. BOATING SHOT of the city, Empire State Building visible. BOATING SHOTs of smoggy city view, silhouettes of skyscrapers. Shots of crewmen docking camera boat, opening hatches. Cut to man at winch control. Sequence on stevedores unloading rolls of newsprint.


Excerpt from
Richelieu - The Paper River/Le Richelieu - La Rivière du papier
New York (city)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w, 35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio