STK-ID 30073

Eye Witness No. 79: Ferries, Tankers, Frigates - "Made in Canada": various HASs of workers going off work at Davie shipbuilding yards, PANs over quiet shipyards. PAN along freighter "Sunrell" in dry dock, TILT DOWN stern to rudder and men working. HAS of bow of "Sunrell", TILT DONW stern. Shots of men with gas masks heating piece of metal with powerful acetylene torches. TILT DOWN to elevator coming down scaffolding. MS of ferry's name "Radisson", CU of men painting name. LS of stern of ferry in dry dock, crane lifting large crate in foreground. PAN of shipyard showing cranes, of ship in scaffolding to ferry. Interior shots of design room, navy officers, designers, inspecting large model of freighter. MS and CU of model of corvette "HMCS Gaspe", of miniature lifebuoy fastened to rail. Shots of designers working on drawings. CU of drawings. Interior shots of mold loft where patterns are made.


Excerpt from
Eye Witness No. 79
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080