STK-ID 35251

Medium TRAVELLING SHOT at Blood First Nation in Alberta of the Kainai Sport Center, of teepee village with lots of tents, cars and trucks parked in evidence. Several shots from different angles of crowd waiting for the official opening of the Kainai sectional houses and mobile homes plant, of Indigenous people in ceremonial dress, of car traffic and Indigenous children horseback riding arriving at ceremonial site, of them performing dance on rostrum, of a brass band of young costumed Indigenous girls waiting to perform, of three big army helicopters landing in field with Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau getting out of the last one, of him in the crowd shaking hand with dignitaries, of him walking in the crowd to rostrum, of all official people taking their places on rostrum, of a chief speaking including shots of crowd: Indigenous people in ceremonial dress, Hutterites, other settlers including reporter, photographer.


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