STK-ID 24775

LS of theatre marquee at night advertising "The Jolson Story". TILT DOWN two marquees at night. LS of two theatres at night. MS of two streetcars moving past camera on Yonge Street at night. MCS of Loew's Theatre at night advertising "Sea of Grass". Front LS of Ontario Parliament Buildings in Queen's Park. MS of students leaving through university college door. TILT DOWN Hart House Tower, students walking. MCS of car wheels passing camera in traffic. MS of several people in front of "Rosticceria Restaurant" at night. MS of traffic at night. Shots of neon sign at night, of stores, pedestrians, of sign "Radio Theatre-CKEY-Listen to Terry Arlen nightly", of furniture store. MS of Royal York Hotel. LS of streetcars, traffic in downtown section at 4:30 PM. LS of gasoline refinery. Static MLS of Rodgers Majestic plant. LS looking across post office parking lot and cars to rear view of Royal York Hotel. CS of sign "Yonge Street-to city". LS looking across parking lot and cars to front view of post office. MS of loading platform at Union Station. LS of Royal York Hotel as seen from waterfront, ship visible at left frame. LS of Royal York Hotel from different angle. LS looking across parking lot towards Toronto skyline. MLS of boat alongside pier 9.


Excerpt from
Toronto Boom Town
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486