STK-ID 24640

Shots of river tugboat wending its way through log filled river. Shot of logs from moving tugboat. Shots of logs entering channel leading to mill, sliding down sluice chute towards camera. AERIAL SHOT over dense forest area and network of rivers and lakes. Shots of lumberjacks running on logs on fast flowing river, removing jammed logs, jumping from one log to another. CU of rapids, swirling waters, log filled river. Shot of logs twisting and turning as they float through rapids. AERIAL SHOT over Paugon River, heavily forested hills on both sides. Sequence on logs being hauled on overhead cable. CU of foreman smoking pipe. LS of bull moose wading along edge of river. Several shots of heavily wooded stretches of Laurentian Mountains, lumberjack climbing tree to inspect cable anchor. ELS of moose along river's edge.


Excerpt from
Timber Drive
Outaouais (region)
National Film Board
Available formats
HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080