STK-ID 30692

Various shots of ore carrier "Menihek Lake" at pier in Sept-Iles, of loading boom loading carrier with ore. Shots of ore on conveyors. MSs of railway car entering unloading shed, being turned over. LS of shed. Shots of ore carrier being loaded, of ore pile in hold. Shot looking aft of stern of "Menihek Lake", PAN to ore loading plant on shore. MS of stern, PAN to Quebec City skyline. Shot of stern, Chateau Frontenac in background. LS of Quebec Bridge as seen through bridge windows. CUs of compass, of wheel, of engine room telegraph, of bell. Front MS of stern of "Menihek Lake", holds in foreground. Several shots of ore carrier in seaway, in canals, taken from deck of ship, from side of lock. Rear shot of ore carrier in fog from deck. LAS of bridge, lookout, revolving radar scanner. Evening and night shots of carrier in lock, in canal. Shots of unloader in action.


Excerpt from
Big Pour / Iron Ore Through the Seaway
Sept-Iles, Quebec City
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio