STK-ID 30719

Shots of "Pacific Raider" fishing boat on way to fishing grounds, gulls flying around. Shot of other boats on way to fishing grounds. Shot of seines in water, trapped fish. Shots of nets being tightened, fish being scooped up from nets into boats. Shot of dip net ascending, scooping up thousands of herring, lifting them from seine net, dumping them into ship's hold. MCS of man operating winch controlling dip net. Shots of fish squirming in net, being dumped. Shots of workmen handling giant scoop net. CS of fisherman's face, fishing boat at sea, gulls flying around. Shot of giant seine surrounded by boats. Shot of seine full of squirming fish. Shot of fish being packed on board, nets being hoisted for drying as ships prepare to return to home port.


Excerpt from
Herring fishing
Coast and Mountains region (British Columbia)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080