STK-ID 32100

Parliament Hill, Ottawa: MLS of Centre Block, Peace Tower, East Block visible at right foreground. MLS of a statue of George Brown, ZOOM IN to MCS. Shot of upper part of Parliament library, part of monument in left foreground. Vertical LAS of upper part of Peace Tower. TILT UP tower from entrance. LAMLS of top of Peace Tower, base of monument in right foreground. TILT UP to back of monument, two statues. Front MCS of statue of two men, Robert Baldwin and Sir Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine, bird on one man's head. MLS of entire monument, ZOOM IN to MLS of the two men. LAMCS of stone lion, Peace Tower in background. TILT DOWN to MLS of East Block. TILT UP from stone cutter working on base of statue to HAS of statue, Peace Tower in background, TILT DOWN. LAMS of a statue of Sir Galahad, Peace Tower in background. TILT DOWN from silhouette of Centre Block to LS of silhouette of West Block. CU of wrought iron fence, PAN to LAMS of West Block, Peace Tower visible in background. LSs of Parliament Buildings, other government buildings, construction site in background, hammer-head cranes at work. MS of silhouette of East Block, setting sun in background. Shots of squirrel being fed peanuts by man on park bench, of squirrel munching, of silhouette of squirrel in tree against setting sun, LS of Parliament in last shot. Shots of West Block, of West Block at dusk from Wellington Street, traffic. Rear LS of Parliament. LS of towers of Parliament framed by foliage.


Excerpt from
The Buildings Already Begun
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080