STK-ID 33390

Eye Witness No. 69: Spanish Decoys Curious Ducks: CU of man's fingers and pliers securing numbered band to duck's leg. CUs and MSs of ducks swimming on pond. Interior shot of duck trap, man and dog in background, ducks swimming at entrance, taking off helter-skelter. GROUND TO AIR SHOT of almost invisible flock of ducks in flight against cloudy sky. MS of wildlife station at Delta, Manitoba, of ducks and geese on pond. Various shots of small flocks of ducks flying relatively close to camera. Shot of duck trap, ducks swimming at entrance, conservationist, Mr Mulder, in background. Shot of Mulder transferring ducks from wire cage to portable cage. Various shots of Mulder going about his duties, peeking into duck traps, banding ducks and recording data in log book. CU of Mulder's face, of banding operation. Incidental shots of spaniel rushing madly around.


Excerpt from
Eye Witness No 69
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