STK-ID 32234

Interior shots of shrimp boat, fisherman at wheel looking through window of wheelhouse, sea visible through window. Brief side view of pilot at his post. Shots of fore deck of boat. Another fishing boat visible at some distance, fairly calm sea. Several MCUs of ice-encrusted details of deck and fittings. Shots of two men at work on deck. PAN to LS of high snow-patched rocky shoreline. PAN back to men cleaning shrimp. PAN from rear view of man watching shore beyond, to forward view of boat, of glassy water, snowy mountainous shore in mid-distance. Boating shots of water, small ice floes, snowy shoreline. PAN to back of man watching shore to LS of village of Sisimiut (formerly known as Holsteinsborg) in Groenland as camera boat approaches. MCS of two men at work, pricipitous rocky coast in background. Cut to boating of red fishing boat ahead of camera boat. Lengthy FOLLOW SHOT of shrimp boat returning home. LS along shoreline of boat in distance. ZOOM IN on boat in two stages and follow as it goes through narrow and into ice-choked inner harbour.


Excerpt from
L'homme et le froid
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080