STK-ID 30693

Montreal Police Ski Patrol: backing shots downhill past skiers as policeman on skis follows camera. LS of ski slope on Mount Royal, large number of diminutive skiers in distance. Interior PAN of restaurant at Beaver Lake, skiers relaxing. PAN from restaurant to several skiers moving about. MLS of restaurant, PAN to people skating on Beaver Lake. Shots of people skating. MS of police station on Mount Royal, of police moving about on horseback and on motorcycle, coming out of station with skis. Shot of snowy woodland scene, two policemen sliding into frame from behind camera, skiing on through trees. FOLLOW MCS of legs of snowshoer on the move. MS of tots on skis, of baby stumbling through snow, of couple whizzing past camera on toboggan, of skier sliding past camera followed by dog. Several shots of youngsters, children having fun on skating rink. Shot of forest of skis planted in snow. MS of hands bandaging injured knee, TILT UP to face of first aider and patient. (00/02/1961)


Excerpt from
Montreal Police Ski Patrol / Car Ice Race
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio