STK-ID 23705

Several shots of Montreal scenery: LS of street scene showing moderate traffic at Dorchester (René-Lévesque) Boulevard intersection, buildings in distance tall skyscraper under construction in distant background. TILT UP of above skyscraper. LS down Dorchester (René-Lévesque) Boulevard from spot in front of Radio-Canada towards Bank of Commerce Building, moderate traffic. MS of base of of Bank of Commerce skyscraper. LA of top of same. MS of tourists on observation roof of skyscraper. HASs of harbour area, of downtown district, from top of skyscraper. MS of intersection of McGill College avenue and Sainte-Catherine street, of traffic policeman, moderate pedestrian and vehicle traffic. Place Ville-Marie shopping arcade can be seen in background. MLS of Dominion Square, monument, people sitting on benches lining path leading to monument. LS looking east on Dorchester (René-Lévesque) Boulevard, of part of Sun Life Building, Place Ville-Marie, Queen Elizabeth Hotel and CN Station.


Excerpt from
The Splendid Domain
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg, 35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486