STK-ID 36115

Shots of heavily dressed woman and two children walking out of building, soldier approaching, continuing on to commissary with his family. Shot of children walking to school. Shots of vast snowy plain, line of trees in extreme distance. Shot of three target practice dummies on runners being drawn across frame by soldiers off frame. Various PANs of bivouac area showing tents either pitched or being pitched. Shot of row of snowshoes sticking up in snow. Shot of file of soldiers silhouetted against white snow glare, marching across frame in the distance. Various shots of soldiers packing up, adjusting snowshoes, marching off. MCS of snowshoed legs walking. Interior shots of bunkhouse, of soldiers dressing up, walking out. Blurry shots of soldiers advancing on camera, spruce trees in background. Interior shot of tent, soldiers sitting on floor, throwing cards down in front of them, eating. (00/11/1954)


Excerpt from
Vigil in the North
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080