STK-ID 33100

MS of men jumping out from inside flying plane. AERIAL SHOT over forest, over lake. Shots of rescue team at work, unrolling supply from Lindholme cartridges, injured man being attended on ground, of team carrying injured man away from crashed plane in bush. TILT DOWN strings of parachute to rescue man unstrapping parachute harness after landing in bush. GROUND TO AIR SHOT of DC-4 airborne over bush. CU of rescue team pushing branches away as they walk past camera in bush. Shots of part pontoon on wing of Catalina seaplane, of rescue man riding along wing of seaplane. Shot of wall map, PAN to HAS of men at work in operations room. Shot of men at work in operations room, pinpointing positions on wall map, reading reports. MS of three men resting in room, other appearing in door, the three men getting up and leaving room.


Excerpt from
Rescue Mission
Northwestern Ontario
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio