STK-ID 2880

HAS of bend in road bordered by evergreen trees, 1930 Buick convertible stopping, passengers admiring mountain view in background. Shot of Banff Spring Hotel framed by evergreen trees in foreground. Two ESTABLISHING SHOTs of Banff Spring Hotel, cut to MS of main entrance, three tourists entering. Shot of silhouettes of group of tourists on balcony, one tourist looking at mountain scenery through telescope. Shot of lake, mountain looming on far side, tourists in foreground. Various shots of mountains in vicinity of Banff. Masked shot of snow-covered mountain, three tourists on horseback moving by camera in lower foreground. Three shots of Chateau Lake Louise, including two tourists in canoe in foreground in last shot. Various LSs of tourists canoeing. Several shots of Buick Sedan car moving by camera on tunnel mountain drive spectacular scenery. LS of cloud layer over Stoney Squaw Mountain as car moves towards and past camera. Shot of Mount Rundle, clouds obscuring top. Shot of Mount Cascade framed by two evergreen trees. Slow TILT DOWN to HALS of hoodoos. Shot of Buick convertible car stopping at Royal Canadian Mounted Police Headquarters in Banff. Shot of tourists meeting RCMP constable in charge in front of Headquarters building. Shot of Buick car arriving at tent camp. Sequence on tourists in camp, doing various chores. Various shots of swimming pool, of low waterfall.


Excerpt from
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486