STK-ID 31359

MSs of man speaking on ship-to-shore telephone as second man stands at ship's wheel, of two fishermen standing by fishing boat railing as it moves out of bay, mountains in background. LS of seagulls flying over water. LS of boat moving through choppy water, gulls flying about. Shots of man speaking on telephone. Front LS of five fishing boats passing under Lion's Gate Bridge. MSs of fishing boat "New Queen" seen from stern of camera boat, of "Western Girl" speeding away from camera boat. CSs of ship-to-shore transmitter, of swinging dial on echo sounder. MSs of seven girls sitting at switchboard of ship-to-shore communications. Various shots of skiff pulling away from shore hauling large net, of man in skiff laying net. Rear shot of merchant vessel moving slowly. MS of several men pulling on rope, hauling in net, hauling up to mast top. MLS of fishing boat at anchor, hauling in net. Shipboard shots of men at work hauling in net.


Excerpt from
Herring Hunt
British Columbia
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080