STK-ID 2914

MLS's Inuit sailboats. Shot of two men on deck of snow-covered "Effie M Morrissey", throwing snow balls at each other. LS's Arctic water, large ice floes covered with walrus. MS's of walrus with the Effie in background, of walrus on floe, diving, swimming. CU of anchor winch, anchor chain being pulled up, anchor. Shots of Effie taken from her deck, parts of ship. Captain Bartlett at the helm, sails being hoisted. LS's Arctic waters, ice floes. Various views of crewmen at work, hanging precariously to bowsprit, of rough waters, camera ship pitching and heaving, icebergs in distance. Shot of dolphins speeding by just under the surface of the water.


Excerpt from
Bartlett Expedition
Canadian Arctic
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