STK-ID 34376

HAS of family at dinner table, mother preparing meal at table, father is absent. Shots of boy walking home from school, walking across small bridge from which three boys can be seen fishing. Shots of boy coming out of school, joining other children at play. BOATING SHOT of high, dark rocky shoreline to three men waiting on the rocks, camera boat preparing to throw line to shore, man in oilskins guiding boat, throwing line to shore, men boarding camera boat. Rear MS of man in oilskins as camera boat gets underway, island in distance. BOATING SHOT along polluted river bank, large assortment of junk. ZOOM OUT from bridge pier to include water of river in foreground, factory beyond. ZOOM OUT from nose of tugboat to include large arched bridge. BOATING SHO along polluted river bank. ZOOM OUT from industrial shoreline, many cranes, industrial establishments. Hazy ZOOM OUT from southern tip of Manhattan Island to wake of camera boat. Similar shot from LAS of Statue of Liberty. Hazy MLSs of Manhattan skyscrapers, of Statue of Liberty. BOATING SHOT along shore of Hudson River.


Excerpt from
The Sea
Newfoundland and Labrador, New York (city)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio