STK-ID 22425

MLS of lower terminal of ski lift at Mount Norquay, club house in background. Sequence on people boarding ski lift, with and without skis. LAS of skiers riding ski lift to top of mountain. TRAVELLING SHOTs of ski lift ahead, mountains, evergreens. Static LASs of skiers riding ski lift, mountains and sky in background, Banff and Mount Rundle in background in some shots. Shots of skier arriving at top, getting off lift. Downward TRAVELLING SHOT from lift showing mountains, trees, skiers going up by camera. MS of skier looking out over Bow Valley. Sequence on skiers sliding down slopes including shot of girl falling. Shots of class practicing Herringbone method of up-hill skiing. Sequence on jump competition at Revelstoke, first two jumpers are Art Johnson from Revelstoke and Jack Roorcroft of Vacouver. Shots of skier soaring down from under take-off. Shot of judges keeping an eye on things. Shots of skier coming down from jump, sailing past camera as seen from landing area. Competitors include #13 Jack Roorcroft, #16 Art Johnson, #17 Peter Hugsted, #19 Noel Paul from Princetown, #18 Tom Mobrasten from Vancouver, #20 Art Granstrom from Everette, Washington. Shot of winner, Peter Hugsted with his wife. (15/03/1949)


Excerpt from
Rocky Mountain Skiing
Banff, Revelstoke
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486