STK-ID 30815

Various shots of provincial premiers and Prime Minister Lester B Pearson sitting at long table in Confederation Building, of press photographers at work, of premiers chatting, walking past camera. DOLLY SHOTs along table in vacant room, place cards, classes, podium in corner and to window overlooking construction site, unfinished wing of Confederation Building. Shots of men wearing lapel cards discussing something. Several shots of premiers in group and singly intercut with shots of press photographers snapping pictures. Shot of town crier in red livery appearing and reading from his scroll. Various MSs, LSs of Premier Walter Shaw of Prince Edward Island, Prime Minister Pearson, Premier John Robarts of Ontario, Premier Jean Lesage of Quebec talking from podium. Shots of premiers sitting. Exterior shot of Premier Joseph Smallwood of Newfoundland talking to man on steps of Confederation Building.


Excerpt from
The Hundredth Summer
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080