STK-ID 32538

MLSs of few people on beach, three girls collecting shells, others sitting and lying on sand. MLS of Perce Rock, beach in foreground, ZOOM IN on rock. Front TRAVELLING SHOT on road through town of Perce, rock visible now and again in distance. PANs of virtually deserted beach, rock in extreme distance, frail looking quay, some boats on sand in distance, very few people. HAMLS of three girls launching red kite, ZOOM OUT to LS of kite in flight, sand, water in background. LS of kite, ZOOM OUT to include Perce Rock. FOLLOW SHOT as kite falls to beach, girls abandoning it there. LS of Perce Rock, ZOOM IN on opening in rock. TILT UP MS of girl in bikini to kite she's holding. FOLLOW SHOT as she and two other girls launch kite. MLS of kite in air, TILT OUT down to girls on beach, TILT UP to kite. LS of Perce Rock at early dusk, elongated cloud formation in sky. Shot of Perce Rock with slightly different cloud formation, sun visible as it sets. Highly coloured LS of Perce Rock silhouetted against lighter sea, reddish clouds overhead, dark beach in lower foreground. Closer shot of same. Shots of rough seas smashing against piers, hazy view of Perce Rock, waves rolling up on beach. Shots of calm shimmering sea.


Excerpt from
Percé on the Rocks
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080