STK-ID 33377

AERIAL SHOT over lakes and rivers in Tundra. MS of white nurse weighing Inuit baby in clinic. CU of hands of Inuit child writing words "Volleyball" and "Gramophone" in notebook. Shots of Indigenous mother sitting on bed in shack, small child on her lap, of Indigenous man coming in and lying on bed besides mother and child. MS of Inuit boy standing in doorway of shack. LS of small white church up hill in village, Indigenous men and women coming out church. MSs of white priest chatting with them on steps of church, shaking hands with women and children. Shots of four Indigenous children playing ball in yard of government school, of them having lunch in school yard, white man supervising.


Excerpt from
Community of the North
Canadian Arctic
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486