STK-ID 24938

Shots of Montreal buses moving towards and past camera: bus 65 Cote-des-Neiges, bus 48 Saint-Antoine. CUs of tickets being dropped into box. Shots of motorcycle policemen crossing street, traffic whizzing around. Two girls waiting for bus, ZOOM OUT to people waiting at bus stop. LSs of traffic, bus making left turn past camera, bus making right turn, two women pedestrians crossing street against traffic, group of pedestrians crossing street, traffic whizzing by. Shots of motorcycle policeman parked near sidewalk, bus passing, policeman starting motorcycle and pulling up at traffic light as bus pulls up in front of camera, passengers getting on and off bus. Man chatting with traffic policeman on curb, group of people crossing street to safety of traffic island, heavy traffic in background. Shots of people waiting for buses on curb. Montreal police car making left turn. Interior shot of bus, people leaving by rear door, getting on bus. Shot of crowd waiting for bus in morning, getting on. Shot of traffic on busy street, people getting on and off buses. Rear shot of bus driver driving, stopping, taking on passengers, giving change for tickets. Shots of signs in bus "Defense de fumer - No smoking", "Do not talk to driver", "Emergency exit door".


Excerpt from
Transportation: The Bus
Cote-des-Neiges (Montreal)
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio