STK-ID 35170

Sequence showing women breaking up cooked lobster, emptying shells into pot. Sequence showing man at lobster packing plant, tying up claws of giant lobsters with rubber bands, putting lobsters into bath, packing cooked lobsters in ice. CUs of lobsters on table, with and without rubber bands around their claws. Short sequence on fish meal plant, man filling sacks, sewing up opening. Sequence on men handling freshly caught fish in plant, weighing it. Interior shot office, three or four women working at desks. Shot of picture of trawler, and PAN to display of cans of fish. Shot of two men wrapping cans of fish. Shot of fork lift moving away with stacks of crates showing different brand names.


Excerpt from
Aménagement rural & développement agricole
Gaspesie-Ile-de-la-Madeleine (region)
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Video Disk, Reel 16 mm, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg, 16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486