STK-ID 30183

Sequence on cod unloading at Cloridorme; MS of worker shovelling crushed ice from box of dump truck. Various shots of cod being loaded from boat hold onto truck carrying fish to processing plant; men in hold stab fish with pitchforks to fill octagonal bucket which is lifted outside and emptied into tubs that are then loaded on trucks for delivery to processing plant. After truck is loaded, worker throws shovelfuls of crushed ice over fish and places lids on tubs. Fishermen hose down wharf, equipment and slickers after unloading fish. Fishermen then clean and refuel boat. Two fishermen prepare bait for next trip. Load of fish leaves and workers leave by car while others clean up.


Excerpt from
Une installation à disposer... Saint-Yvon, Gaspésie 1983
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg, 35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio