STK-ID 31916

Sardines: FOLLOW LS of gull flying low over water. CUs of hands winding rope on winch, of thousands of sardines falling from net, legs of fishermen in foreground. LAMS of dozens of gulls flying to and fro. LS of sardine boats at anchor, rocky shore in foreground and in right background. Shot of sardine boats approaching shore with their retinue of gulls. Shots of sardine nets in water, of gulls by the dozen flying, on the water, fighting, tumbling. HAS of sardine boat at dock, of bucketful of sardines coming up towards camera. Shot of sardine fence set up in circle, of fishermen hauling in nets, brailing sardines. CUs and LSs of boats speeding along, of shipboard activity, of fishermen.


Excerpt from
Ox-Pull / Sardines
Prince Edward Island
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w, 35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080