STK-ID 27941

Sequence showing men installing telephone poles. CSs of men at work, of foreman. LS PAN across small settlement to supply boat approaching island. Shots of supply boat being unloaded of small gasoline engine, boxes of bread, planks, shingles. Shots of seagulls flying over water. Shots of wood supplies being loaded into truck. Shots of truck and car speeding along gravel road away from camera, of taxi speeding away from camera on dirt road. MCS of man walking up road carrying bundle of driftwood on his back, ocean in background. HALS of two small boats approaching pier, PAN to other boats drawn up on rack on shore. MS of church from little graveyard. LS of Cap-aux-Meules Island over stretch of open water. MLS of boat coming into shore, being beached. LS of shore, several beached boats, men standing. MLS of boat being hauled up on shore by cable. MS PAN along wharf, several boys sitting, two men cleaning fish on table.


Excerpt from
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w, 35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio