STK-ID 27676

HA PAN of Dufferin Terrace in winter, lower town in background, toboggan slide in foreground, Chateau Frontenac on the left. MS of Porte Saint-Louis, early model car, horse-drawn cutter moving towards camera on snow-covered street. Closer shot of Porte and of horse-drawn cutters moving towards and past camera. Shot of other street, car, horse-drawn cutter, man on horseback moving through. Sequence on toboggan slide as seen from top as toboggans start down, as seen from bottom as toboggans slide to a stop, passengers getting off. Shots of groups snowshoeing, skating, participating in snowshoe race. MLS of man being tossed on blanket by several young men. Sequence on winter archery, 8-9 people shooting arrows at bulleye, retrieving arrows in snow. Sequence on bobsled ride down curving run, two sleds racing down. Curling on outdoor rink. Sequence on amateur skiers skiing by, a few skiers participating in ski-jorring race on frozen surface of river. Shots of ski jumping competition as seen from top of hill, from lower end, skier falling. Shot of end of dog sled race, CUs of two dogs, of child waving at camera.


Excerpt from
Where Winter Sport is King
Quebec City
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486