STK-ID 30169

Various shots of Inuk putting flaming piece of meat on snow, covering it with ice block serving as lid, digging hole next to it to feed air to fire from underneath, also adding snow in hole. CS of Inuk next to hole, blowing to stir up flame. Shot of other Inuk lifting lid over flaming meat. Shots of Inuk commenting while another puts lid back on fire, men walking away from fire. MLS TILT DOWN from sky to Inuit busy around sleds and snowmobiles with hoods up, ZOOM IN to MS. HACS of kettle and pancakes heating on small propane stove. Various PANs of Inuit working on snowmobiles, another breaking ice with pick to get water for boiling, each doing something, rolling cigarettes, opening can. Various CSs of men using hot water for tea, smoking, talking. MS of men standing near snowmobiles.


Excerpt from
Debout sur leur terre
Nord-du-Quebec (region)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio