STK-ID 31676

HAS of arrival of royal motorcade at Beauharnois power station in Quebec. Mr JP Marion, superintendant meeting and welcoming Shah of Iran, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. Interior shots of power control station, of Shah and party looking about. PAN along impressive array of dials, buttons, switches. HAS of long row of generators from one end. LS of freighters in Saint Lawrence Seaway. Various shots of wheelhouse of camera tugboat, the "Sir Hugh Allan", captain at his post as seen from deck, of deck looking forward. Several shots of Shah with Dr Pierre Camu, Vice-President of the Saint Lawrence Seaway, Shah looking on as Royal Canadian Navy destroyer escort sails by. LS of tugboat approaching pier, party disembarking, driving away. Various shots of Shah and party watching Silver Isle long freighter going through lock. (25/05/1965)


Excerpt from
The Shah of Iran in Canada
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