Shots of two Indigenous men paddling canoe through rocky, narrow stream. Sequence on them tracking moose, man blowing horn (moose call), men walking through wooded area carrying rifles, looking at tracks on the ground. FOLLOW SHOT of man aiming rifle from bow of canoe. Sequence on men portaging canoe and equipment through woods. Shots of them pulling up canoe to shore, preparing to portage, gathering up knapsacks. Sequence at camp showing them setting up tent, of snow being knocked off tent, men coming out, looking skyward, of man putting kettle over fire, man walking out woods as snow falls. Shots of group of Indigenous men leaving camp, walking down to shore as canoe approaches. LACS of man taking knapsack from canoe. MS of Indigenous woman with papoose attached to her back. Sequence on man repairing canoe, applying sealing product to ridge of canoe.


Excerpt from
Indian Moose Hunters
Quebec (province)
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