STK-ID 3349

CS of group of Inuit whale hunters (men) on shore near canoe, one is handling rifle. PAN to CS of flensed carcass of beluga whale on beach, ZOOM OUT on bloody pieces of blubber spread out on plastic sheet, PAN back to Inuit group. CS of Inuit men around fire talking. Cut to CU of bloody whale blubber. Various CSs of Inuit whale hunters (men) inspecting captured beluga whale that has been dragged up on beach. CS of man cutting out whale's fin, FOLLOW SHOT as he walks around with fin and throwing it on plastic sheet. Several shots from different angles of Inuit men flensing whale on beach. CS of whale's carcass in water, head is intact. MCS back view of man flensing whale's head. CS of Inuit men in motor-powered canoe, ZOOM OUT to MCS as canoe hits beach, FOLLOW SHOT as they step out and walk over to group of Inuit men standing around fire. CS of Inuit men standing by fire, talking.


Excerpt from
The Biosphere
Beaufort Sea
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio