STK-ID 31474

TILT DOWN flag pole to rear view of crowd at opening. Shot of sailor and Royal Canadian Mounted Police constable standing guard. Front HAS of crowd. CUs of Honorable ET Kenny, Minister of Lands and Forests for British Columbia, of Harold Blanke, President of Celanese Corporation of America. Several shots of Blanke at microphone, of Kenny at microphone, of Dr Ball, of Mayor Rudderman of Prince Rupert. Two-shot of Blanke and Kenny shaking hands. Sequence on logging operations at Terrace, British Columbia, timber crane loading truck, truck moving past camera with full load of huge logs. Various shots of lumberjack sawing log with chain saw, undercutting tree, felling small tree away from camera. Shots of truck being unloaded. AERIAL SHOT of region, not very clear. PAN of new pulp mill on Watson Island near Prince Rupert. Various CUs of logs moving past camera on conveyors. Shot of elevated conveyor moving logs from log dump into mill. Two interior shots of control station, man at work supervising dials and gauges. Shot of wood chips moving rapidly on conveyor. Shots of party of VIP's visiting mill, watching sulphite roll forming up. Shots of rolls, of bundles of cut sulphite panels. (00/06/1951)


Excerpt from
New Pulp Mill
Prince Rupert
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio