STK-ID 32101

LS of small Massey Harris plant across Red River. BOATING SHOT of sailboat on water, Canoe Club summer resort in background. HAMS of dancers (women) performing on stage. HAMLS of brightly lit midway rides at night, TILT DOWN to crowds lining up at side shows. HAMS of amusement rides at night, bright neon lights. Side MLS of "Keenora" passenger boat moving along wharf, bridge in background. PAN along dam and bridge spanning Red River outside Winnipeg. Front MS of passenger getting off "Keenora" boat. HALS over Winnipeg freight yard, passenger train moving through towards bridge in distant background. TILT DOWN "Seven Oaks" monument, erected by the Manitoba Historical Society to commemorate the death of Governor Robert Semple and twenty of his men on 19/06/1816. MS of old fort. Front MS of traffic moving towards camera on downtown Winnipeg street. LS of three four-men rowing boats racing in regatta on Red River. HAMS of yougsters cheering for favorite teams in regatta. HALS of canoes racing in regatta, crowd of spectators looking on in lower foreground. MLS of Saint-Boniface Cathedral, women walking towards it. HALS PAN over pens at stock yards. HALS of cattle being moved from stock pen to another.


Excerpt from
Red River / City in Siege
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio