STK-ID 30326

Quebec's 350th Anniversary (00/06/1958): various shots of dancers (settlers wearing items imitating traditional Indigenous clothing) on stage. HAS of lower town, PAN to Chateau Frontenac, to rest of city. Shot of Chateau Frontenac, part of parapet of Citadel visible in foreground. Shots of part of Citadel as seen through cannon opening in walls, cannon in immediate foreground. Shot of fortifications, of church steeples, verdure in foreground. CU of plaque, inscription on base of statue of Samuel de Champlain. MLS of Porte Saint-Louis, of fortifications, of Citadel. Sequence showing Royal 22nd Regiment in retreat ceremony in late afternoon. MS of model of Champlain's ship, of old residence. Sequence showing part of Saint-Jean-Baptiste parade, including CUs of floats. LS of waterfront, Chateau Frontenac, from Levis.


Excerpt from
Quebec's 350th Anniversary / Joel Barg
Quebec City
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome, 35mm neg b&w
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