STK-ID 34615

MCS of waves hitting against rocky shoreline, minor splash. MLS of small motorboat at sea to MCS of waves hitting against rocky shoreline. More shots of motorboat at sea. MS, front view, of motorboat coming toward camera. MS of one man using handmade turnstile, while the boat with lobster traps on it, reaches shoreline, of two men putting pieces of wood under the boat, of the man turning handmade turnstile with cable attached to boat. Jump cut to more shots of the man with a young boy, turning the turnstile, trying to pull out motorboat from ocean water. CS to MCS of men unloading lobsters. MCS of one man showing two lobsters to the camera. MS of another boat coming to shore, of man bringing wooden box full of lobsters toward the cart and horse waiting for him, of the horse ¾ cart driver leaving with the merchandise. More shots of men using the turnstile to pull out boat from ocean water. CS of boat moving out slowly.


Excerpt from
We Sing More Than We Cry
New Brunswick
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio