STK-ID 34235

Various shots of men at work in incomplete fuselage of Canadair CL 44 cargo plane, painting, testing landing gears, installing Rolls Royce turbo propellor engines, adjusting controls in cockpit, fitting spinners to propellors. Shots of fuselage, of swing tail feature making the CL 44 so distinctive. Various CUs of tools at work. Shot of man checking workmanship inside fuselage, DOLLY OUT from man to LS of man showing huge size of aircraft. Shot of two men in business suits studying plans, pointing to various details on aircraft off frame. Shot of rear section of CL 44 swinging open. Various AIR TO AIR SHOTs of CL 44 during speed trials at dusk. Shots of Canadair plant looking north, PAN to sign "Canadair". Similar shot, PAN and ZOOM IN on sign, traffic moving along Laurentian Boulevard in Montreal. Various ESTABLISHING SHOTs inside plant showing several CL 44's being built.


Excerpt from
CL 44
Saint-Laurent (city)
National Film Board
Available formats
HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080