STK-ID 31216

Shots of the American oil tanker, the S.S. Manhattan, seen from behind the pilot of an helicopter which comes in for landing on the stern landing pad, of camera helicopter taking off in the Canadian Arctic. Oblique AERIAL LSs and near horizontal AERIAL SHOT of the the U.S.S. Manhattan in ice. Oblique AERIAL SHOT of thethe U.S.S. Manhattan along whole length of ship, ship appearing to be moving at speed as bow smashes through ice, water splashing upwards. Oblique AERIAL ELS of the U.S.S. Manhattan and the Canadian icebreaker John A. Macdonald in ice seen over pilot's shoulder. Oblique AERIAL SHOTs of icebreaker John A. Macdonald, of camera helicopter coming in for landing on stern platform. High AERIAL SHOT of ice-covered sea, the U.S.S. Manhattan steaming away through ice in extreme distance followed by the icebreaker John A. Macdonald. Lower oblique AERIAL SHOT of the U.S.S. Manhattan. Near horizontal shot of the U.S.S. Manhattan moving through ice. AERIAL SHOTs of bow of ship, around stern.


Excerpt from
L'odyssée du Manhattan
Canadian Arctic
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080