STK-ID 2367

Shot of supply ship unloading at Arctic outpost. AERIAL SHOT of steamer in bay, of rocky shore and beach, of settlements. Shot of painting depicting Inuits. Shots of Hudson's Bay post, of trading going on inside. Shot of Canadian Government icebreaker "NB McLean", men lowering long boat, Husky dogs fighting aboard. Shot of sailors throwing dogs in long boat. Shot of Inuits waiting on shore as long boat approaches pier. Shot of dogs being throwned over board, swiming the few feet to shore. Shots of Inuits on pier, of polar bear cub on a leash. Shot of supplies being unloaded from long boat and carried away by men and women. Shot of Inuits gathering, sitting on ground as white man is reading out book.


Excerpt from
Canadian Arctic
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio