STK-ID 33996

Eye Witness No.100: Safety on the Water: sequence showing reckless inboard motorboat speeding along, girl sitting very near edge, falling in water, swimming, being rescued by Royal Canadian Mounted Police in skiff. Shot of skiff and motorboat reaching shore, occupants clambering out. Shot of girl drying herself as policeman scolds driver of motorboat and writes ticket. BOATING SHOTs of camera boat's bow wave, wake. Front MS of police patrol boat, the Cutknife II. MLSs of sailing sloop moving slowly up river between wooded banks, of sloop on lake. HALS of police skiff returning to patrol boat, being hoisted aboard, of patrol boat speeding on its way. Shots of launching operation taken from patrol boat, of police officer sitting in skiff, of other officers pushing skiff off moving patrol boat. Interior shots of pilot in cabin of patrol boat. Several unsteady BOATING LASs of patrol boat speeding towards and past camera. (00/08/1957)


Excerpt from
Eye Witness No. 100
Sandy Beach
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080