STK-ID 30189

Various shots inside shrimp plant at Anse-au-Griffon showing processing line. Various shots of shrimp carried on conveyor belt between two rows of women workers sorting them. Various shots of women working on processing line and shrimp moving toward industrial steam cooker. MSs and MLSs of shrimp cooker and men monitoring its operation. MLS of women taking break, going to wash their hands. MS of women sitting around table, on break, chatting, smoking, drinking soft drinks. MLS of women going back to work after break, washing hands and returning to shrimp processing line. MS of man emptying bins full of shrimp at beginning of line. MS of section of industrial steam cooker, PAN to MLS of other machines in same room, to place where women are sorting shrimp. MLS of industrial cooker, man monitoring operation.


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
Aspect ratio