FOLLOW SHOTs of two Indigenous men paddling down river and through marshes in canoe. CS of French sign re conservation of forest. Sequence on men and woman arriving by railway handcar, unloading equipment, walking along tracks. Shots of men loading motor launch with supplies, men and woman in launch. POV of water from launch. CS of Indigenous man firing .22 rifle from boat. MS of Hudson's Bay Company post on shore. HACS of turtle crawling on rocks. MS rear view of men in launch, mooses' legs sticking out from rear. Shots of Indigenous fishers in canoe holding up pickerel to camera. CS of two fish frying in pan on cooking fire. CSs of bunch of speckled trouts in bottom of canoe. Sequence on man stringing fish on tree branch. Sequence on men preparing meal showing sauce being poured on fish, tea being poured from kettle, Indigenous men eating in grass, overturned canoe in background. MLSs of rapids in river, evergreens on shore in background. POV of railway tracks, MSs of woman seated on railway handcar as two men push car on tracks.


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