STK-ID 27938

Shots of men and women getting off Maritime Central Airlines plane, of passengers getting on. LS of DC-3 airborne. PAN along rockbound coast, lighthouse in the distance. Rear shot of truck moving across dunes. Front shot of taxi moving past camera. LS of Roman Catholic church, buggies, cars parked nearby. MLS of vehicles leaving church grounds, pedestrians leaving. LS of settlement. ELSs of buildings silhouetted against late afternoon sun, bay in foreground, cloudy sky, of scene after sun has set. LSs of rowboat approaching pier, of box being hoisted from boat by small crane, of truck waiting on pier. PAN to fishing boats along rocky shore. MLS of fishing boat being shoved up onto ramp. Shots of men unloading box from rowboat, weighing it. MCS of face of man doing the weighing. DOLLY SHOT along rocks pierced by eroding action of waves. MS of rock formation arching over water. DOLLY SHOT from fast moving car speeding over sand dunes. MLS of dredge removing silt from bottom of small harbour. CS of face of east coast fisherman.


Excerpt from
National Film Board
Available formats
HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080