STK-ID 34178

BOATING SHOT of stern quarter of US destroyer, flags out, personnel at attention lining rail. Closer shot of same. HAMLS of US destroyer sailing down river. Shots of destroyer being warped to dock in Chicago, skyline in background. Telephoto shot of Chateau Frontenac, ZOOM OUT and PAN of two destroyers on Saint Lawrence River, HMS Restigouche and HMS Kootenay. Shot of Ivy Lea Bridge, cows in foreground, ZOOM IN over cows to Royal Canadian Navy destroyer, HMS Kootenay (258) sailing down river, ZOOM OUT to LS of ship. MLS of RCN destroyer, HMS Athabascan (219) and Restigouche (257) at mid-stream. Shots of forward batteries from bow of ship, of back of US sailors lined at attention along rail. HASs from bridge of RCN destroyer, HMS Cayuga(218) and HMS Gatineau (236)sailing under bridge and away, of US destroyer. Several shots of destroyer escort, of warships in extreme distance doing escort duty, parts of camera ship appear in some shots. MS of RCN destroyer escort at wharf, civilian spectators looking on. MS of stern of US cruiser "Macon". LAS of US sailors at attention. Various shots of Royal Canadian Mounted Police patrol boats patrolling canal. Various waterfronts shots of mounties in small motorboat, civilian boat escorts. CU and MSs of speeding motorboats, luxury cruisers.


Excerpt from
Royal River
Chicago, Quebec City
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080