STK-ID 31455

HAS over Horseshoe Bay and Howe Sound, official float of Salmon Derby. Several BOATING SHOTs of fishermen casting for salmon. MS of one of the men playing fish, bringing it in with net, posing with fish. Several shots of preliminary weighing of some big fishes. Two HASs of the Vancouver Swimming Club putting ornamental swimming performance. Shots of preliminary weighing, of anglers bringing in their fish. CU of officials tagging fish for identification. Several shots of official weighing. CU of weighing of winning fish. CU of fish. CU of scale going to 34 lbs 3 oz. Several shots of weighing as spectators watch. Shot of row of prize-winning fishes. Shots of Vancouver fireman George Sikora at microphone with Sam Cromie, vice-president of the Vancouver Sun, sponsor of Salmon Derby. HAS of prize boat at wharf. CU of Sikora in boat he has just won. (28/08/1950)


Excerpt from
Sun Salmon Derby
Vancouver (city)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080