STK-ID 36196

MS of old fashioned fireplace, TILT UP to woman in period costume picking up pot, walking through door to diningroom and depositing pot on table. Shot of husband and child in costumes, waiting. CUs of mother, younger daughter, father, older daughter, representing loyalist family. Sequence showing colorfully dressed aboriginal girls sitting in front of wigwam, aboriginal man. CUs of man's face, of faces of aboriginal girls, of man's hands cutting bark of a branch. CUs of aboriginal handicrafts. PAN from rapids in creek to LS of wigwam, aboriginals on beach, birch-bark canoes. Front shot of aboriginal paddling birch-bark canoe to beach, joining another aboriginal at wigwam. CU of older aboriginal's hands sewing birch bark. CU of elderly aboriginal's face as he works. LS, MS, CU of early settler squaring log, unfinished log cabin in background. CU of hands using draw knife on small log, shaping stool leg, driving leg into seat of stool with wooden mallet, planing seat of stool.


Excerpt from
Painting a Province
New Brunswick
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome, 16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080