STK-ID 33965

MLS of lifeguard on his elevated stand. Various shots of people on beach, many children, sunbathers. One child eating cotton candy, two small dogs fraternizing, people moving about. LS, MSs of souvenir booth, TILT UP to French sign re articles for sale. Shot of two or three couples wearing swimsuits, dancing. Various shots of people on beach. MCS TILT UP of girl in bikini standing, running off. Several shots of beach parking lot, sports car driving up, couple heading for beach, bus arriving, other cars arriving, people getting off bus, police officer directing on-coming traffic. Shot of refreshment stand, comedy bit between young man and young woman. Shots of pedal boats in use. Various shots of picnickers, people in swimming suits, sunbathers on beach, far shore of bay visible in some shots. Shot of couple kissing. (Plage Idéale, Pointe-Calumet, 1961.)


Excerpt from
Ideal Beach
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486