STK-ID 30700

Rear shot of railway car being dumped on dumper cradle. MS of control console, man pressing button. Shot of railway car being dumped, ore falling out, car being rolled back on even keel. Several shots of ore loader in operation showing LSs, MSs, of loader, CUs of ore pouring into hold. TILT UP from snow on pier to ore carrier "Ore Transport" at dockside. Two shots of carrier, snow drifting across frame. HACU of end of loading boom, ore pouring into hold. LS of ore carrier at loading pier, snow, ice in foreground. HALS of loading boom, superstructure of ore carrier in background. HAS of stern of carrier, snow, ice, visible in background. Various low level helicopter AERIAL SHOTs of "Ore Transport" butting through ice. AERIAL LS of small freighter "Victorian Marie". Several AERIAL SHOTs of icebreaker "D'Iberville" moving through ice, of bow of icebreaker cutting through ice. HAS of ice slipping past hull of ore carrier. Shot of starboard bow of carrier moving through ice. HAS of ice cracking as seen from bow of ship. Shots of helicopter landing on carrier's deck, of ore carrier from helicopter. (00/03/1962)


Excerpt from
Winter Ore Shipping
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio