STK-ID 31591

Various shots of activity aboard lobster research boat, of men hauling in nets and lobster traps, opening traps, of men piling crates of lobsters on dock at shore, weighing lobsters. Shot of man and his three children walking along dock towards camera, along beach, calm sea in background, past camera and towards distant village. Interior shot of general store, man and wife paying for groceries. Shot of crew members examining lobsters in man's hands aboard research boat. Interior shot of men playing cards, large group of children gathering around them. Shots of activity in harbour showing lobster boats, men unloading boats, men shoving long line of traps along roller conveyor or to packing plant in background, PAN to section of coast in background. LSs of coast, of lobster boats, of packing plant. LS of village, road, pickup truck moving along road. CU of crate full of lobsters. Shots of Dr Wilder measuring lobsters. (00/09/1954)


Excerpt from
Lobsters Are a Community Affair
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080