STK-ID 32039

Sequence on rough wind and rainstorm on fishing harbour, spindrift flying over pier, moored fishing boats being blown about. Short sequence on men loading shrimp net onto trawler. Shot of forest of masts and ropes, of hulls. MS of fishing boat bobbing in rough swell at dock, men at work on boat. CU of mass of sea creatures, tiny starfishes, some shrimp, being dumped on deck of trawler during fishing operation. Sequence on shrimp net being hauled in, emptied. Sequence in biological station, technician storing shrimp in glass jars, removing one shrimp, measuring it. Profile CU of technician at work. Short sequence on two men unloading fish, forking fish into crate, crate being dumped into hopper. CU of fish tumbling into hopper, fish packing plant.


Excerpt from
Aménagement rural & développement agricole
Gaspesie-Ile-de-la-Madeleine (region)
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg, 16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486