STK-ID 30875

Interior sequence showing Clarence J Samson sitting at breakfast table, eating. CUs of his hands cutting bread, of his face as he eats. HAMS from over Samson's shoulder of the fisherman having breakfast. Various shots of middle-aged woman pumping water into pail at kitchen sink, of woman opening wood stove oven and taking out two large loaves of bread. CUs of her hands pumping water, of her hands opening oven, pulling out loaves, of her face as she pumps water. Shots of clothes on clothesline, of several barrels of salted fish, of piece of salted fish on top of one barrel. MLS of Samson having breakfast as seen through window, from outside house. Interior shots of kitchen, Mrs Leblanc preparing meal. CUs of Mrs Leblanc's face, of her hands cutting dried fish.


Excerpt from
Nova Scotia
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486