STK-ID 32682

Several BOATING SHOTs through flooded Elm Park, a suburb of Winnipeg. Shot of "McMillan" and "Main Street" street signs, TILT UP to flooded street, electric poles and streetlights ticking out of water. Slow PAN from young man sitting on dike to flooded land. Shot of man in motorboat sailing slowly by some trees coming out of water. Several shots of flooded land on outskirts, farms under water, buildings. FOLLOW SHOTs of soldiers in motorboats moving past camera on flooded road, over flooded bridge. MLS of house surrounded by sand bags and flood water. PAN from high road, two cars, to flooded lawn, trees, houses. Shot of sign "Saint Norbert". Shots of flooded public swimming pool, of flooded houses. Shots of water eroding road, of detour sign, of almost submerged telephone booth, of traffic signs. PAN of large expanse of flood water. (00/04/1966)


Excerpt from
Floodway '66
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080