STK-ID 22740

PAN from old city hall to new city hall under construction. Shots down downtown street, little traffic, pedestrians crossing street past camera. LALS of Casa Loma. Shot up Bay Street towards old City Hall tower, no traffic. Two shots of old house sandwiched between two skyscrapers. LALS of Union Jack and Red Ensign flags flying side by side. Several shots of heavy traffic of pedestrians, faces blurring past camera, people waiting at street corners, walking past camera, boarding buses and streetcar. Incidental shots of automobile traffic. Sequence on Jewish market showing vendors, customers. PAN of University of Toronto Campus from King's College, Convocation Hall visible across campus. Shots of other buildings. TRAVELLING SHOT towards Canadian National Exhibition gate and through it. LS of countryside outside Toronto. TRAVELLING SHOT under elevated expressway. TRAVELLING SHOT along Lakeshore Road, of Toronto outskirts, Royal York Hotel visible in extreme distance. Canted LASs, TRAVELLING SHOTs of office buildings. Level TRAVELLING SHOT of buildings on both sides of street. TRAVELLING LAS of streetcar wire. TRAVELLING SHOTs of lower middle class homes.


Excerpt from
Salut Toronto!
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Video Disk, Reel 16 mm, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486