STK-ID 32221

Shot of tree men walking trail in forest. CU of man with axe on shoulder, looking around. MLS of men sawing down tree. HAMSs of rapids in river, of log jam on river. CSs of man lighting stick of dynamite, dynamite sticks being lowered between logs. Shots of men leaving area, of large explosions, FOLLOW SHOT as logs stream down river. Various shots of boats making their way through logs on water, including BOATING SHOT of paper mill on distant shore. HALS of logs in river, papermill in background. CS of logs being sprayed as they go up conveyor. Various shots of men guiding pulp logs with pike pole as logs move to mill. LS of large pile of logs at paper mill. MLS of logs being rolled down skidway into river. Shots of men trying to dislodge logs from jam. Side shot of logs rolling down skidway into water. Shots of men rowing camera boat. Shots of rowboat moving swiftly down rive, stopping at log jam, men getting off. CU of lighted dynamite stick being placed between logs. Two shots of explosion, logs moving down river. Shot of men dislodging jammed logs using pike poles. Rear shot of man standing on bow of boat, shoving off logs. FOLLOW SHOT of lumberjack running logs in river to boom. Shot of men steering logs into position for conveyor using pike poles. Shots of logs being sprayed as they enter barker. MS of pulp mash being carried into mill on conveyor.


Excerpt from
La Tuque Pulp Logging
Mauricie (region)
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486