STK-ID 3352

MCS of Inuit whale hunters (men) getting into their motor canoes and moving out to sea. CS of Inuit whaler (man) handling outboard motor as he chases beluga whale in Beaufort Sea. Cut to CS back view of another hunter (man) in bow of motor canoe holding rifle. Cut to CS as he aims rifle. Several CSs back view of Inuit whale hunter in bow of motor canoe handling harpoon and guiding boat's driver towards whale, including shots of driver. CS back view of Inuit whale hunter (man) in bow of motorboat holding rifle as boat approaches floating barrel (used as a buoy) near dead whale. Several shots from different angles of whale hunters reeling in dead whale and tying it alongside boat. Various CSs of whale hunters in their boat as they return to camp.


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