STK-ID 33878

Various shots of ships moored in Montreal Harbour, of pigeons flying around, of snow-covered harbour on sunny day. Various shots of two men with shovels during windy and snowy day, of tugboats, of frozen telephone booth, ZOOM OUT and ZOOM IN to CS of parking sign. MCSs of lonely men in harbour. LSs, LS PANs of empty docks. CSs, ZOOM OUT to MS of stack of blue salt. MSs of cars in parking lot covered and surrounded by snow. Shot of men walking on road in harbour at the end of the day. CSs of icicles at dusk, FRONT FOCUS and BACK FOCUS of different icicles. CSs of icicles shot with and without filter, one icicle melting. Various shots of lit up ships at night. HACS of broken ice on Saint Lawrence River from "Montcalm" ship. MS of ice seen through round hole. Various shots of two men on ship deck, of bell, PAN to man inside cabin, of communication antennas, radar, of sailor on deck, one manipulating marine instrument. (00/02/1969)


Excerpt from
Saint Lawrence River, Montreal
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome, 35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio