STK-ID 35048

LS of slow moving traffic on parkway. HASs, from side, from front, of cars, individually and in group of two or three, stopping, moving ahead slowly. Shot from side of road, of busy traffic coming up s-curve grade towards and past camera. Shot of cars blurring past camera. Shot through slit in railing, of cars speeding by underneath camera. Shot of very heavy traffic blurring past camera, washed out view of two apartment buildings in distance. Shot of traffic, the two buildings more clearly defined. LSs of very heavy traffic speeding on double highway. Shot over cars in heavy traffic on Montreal expressway. TRAVELLING SHOT of van following camera car in outskirts of Calgary. Side shots of moderate traffic at Montreal end of Bonaventure Highway. HASs of very heavy traffic on Bonaventure as seen from over roadway.


Excerpt from
A City Is / Ainsi va la ville
Calgary, Montreal
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg, 16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio