STK-ID 34664

LS PANs of Halifax Harbour and of downtown section at sunset, including HAMLS of statue Edward Cornwallis, founder of Halifax, TILT UP of building with orange sun in evidence. Various shots of Cornwallis statue in park including two shots of children playing with dogs at feet of statue. Various shots of woman and two children playing on swing in park, of elderly man alone, of children running and playing in park, people passing by, of woman sitting on bench, children playing next to her. MSs of public gardens sign in wrought iron, of doors. MCSs of pond, TILT UP miniature house and bridge. MSs of various kinds of old construction. CSs of cannon, of man wearing guard costume putting powder in it, of smoke billowing out of cannon. Various shots at Citadel Hill showing guards marching along streets of Halifax, demonstrating on parade square, people watching them. (00/10/1974)


Excerpt from
Ballad to Cornwallis
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio