STK-ID 33877

LAMLSs of statue and steeple, TILT DOWN to MS of "Notre-Dame du Bonsecours, prie pour nous" written on board, TILT UP back to statue. Various shots of ports of ships, cables, masts, bridge of old Montreal in background in some shots. Various shots of men walking to work in Montreal Harbour, falling snow in evidence, of ten wheel truck parked under grain elevator being filled up, of crane, men walking by in some shots, of ships frozen in, of men unloading Russian ship. MCS of ice flowing on water current, TILT UP to MS of ice on water. Shots of men unloading cargo, of edge of ship, of other men working on cargo, of cables, of cook walking out of ship with food in saucepans, dumping food in garbage container and going back on ship, of man sweeping deck, of cables covered with snow, of icicles on cargo net. ECUs of snowflakes falling on metal and melting. MSs, MCSs of two men fixing water pipe, of water flowing out pipe buret. TRAVELLING MS along tied-up ships in harbour, snowy ships and ground in evidence. (00/02/1969)


Excerpt from
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio