STK-ID 23023

HASs, TILT Ups, PANs, in early morning, of scrub trees along a river. TILT UP to rising sun. LSs and progressively closer shots of man hoeing his garden in early morning, large square house visible in some shots. Shot of wharf, of trawler sidling to it, of transport truck backing up onto the wharf towards the trawler. Sequence on interior of blacksmith shop, Thomas Walters at work at forge and anvil. Cut to families getting into boats for trip home. Sequence on town band marching onto a dock, playing, on dignitaries waiting for U.S. Coastguard ship "McCulloch" arrival. Sequence on school children going home from school past a churchyard, tombstones on foreground. Cut to two shots of old-timers standing on a pier, chatting, night.


Excerpt from
The Sea Got in Your Blood
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio