STK-ID 34022

Several shots from different angles at Eskasoni, Cape Breton, of Mi'kmaq man making holes in scallop shells with a hook and of another one slipping scallop shells onto a wire, Brador Lake, big amounts of shells in evidence. Several shots from different angles of Eskasoni village's houses on lakeshore, of men on barge suspending brochettes of scallop shells in water, oyster floats in evidence. Several shots from diffferent angles of oyster floats in lake, of Mi'kmaq fisherman and children on barge approaching it, taking out of water a rack with scallop shells on, of young man on barge harvesting brochettes of scallop shells, of another man doing the same in a rowboat with people in barge in evidence. CS of a shell.


Excerpt from
Tomorrow Is Too Late
Nova Scotia
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio