STK-ID 33333

McGill-Jacobsen: shots of pilot John Bryant of Stittsville stowing aircraft skis into "Bradley Air Services" of Ottawa Piper Super Cub equipped with balloon tires, of Bryant fuelling plane. Shot of leader of expedition Dr Fritz Mueller of McGill University arriving, propellor turning, plane taking off in front of camera. HALS of camp in valley, jagged mountain in background. MSs of Red Ensign flag, of two expedition members setting out. Various shots of men walking, occasional views of arctic landscape, small streams, snow. Two-shot of men looking past camera. Shots of Super Cub taking off, flying in distance, disappearing behind mountain. Shot of DH Beaver taking off. Shots of Super Cub landing on skis, of Bryant and Mueller taking skis off, putting tires, of plane taking off. AERIAL SHOT of glacier, of hazy arctic landscape during expedition backed by Jacobsen.


Excerpt from
Arctic Village / McGill - Jacobsen
Northwest Territories
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio