STK-ID 32254

Parliament Hill, Ottawa: CUs of guards' hands holding swords. HASs of Canadian Guards Regiment band. MS of band marching past camera, Centre Block of Parliament in background. LS of guards band marching, lone guard sentry in foreground, Parliament Building in background. MS of band marching past. Sequence showing band executing manoeuvres in field. LS, MS of band marching up street, past cenotaph in Confederation Square, past camera and towards gate to Parliament in background. MCS of band passing close to camera. LAMCSs of drum major shouting commands, band passing by camera. ECU of face of guard officer shouting command. CU of single guardsman standing at attention, tourists behind him. CUs of rank of men grounding rifles, fixing bayonets. Shot of inspecting officer taken from between guardsmen on first rank. Shot of men presenting arms. CU of guard drum major. Profile CU of guard. CU of two guard officers holding swords, appearing into frame during ceremony. Shots of pipe band marching, playing. TILT DOWN from Peace Tower clock at 10:05 AM to pipe band. CU of piper, PAN of pipe band. CU of drum major.


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