STK-ID 36544

McGill's Arctic Convocation (outs of edited story): various shots of Redpath Hall, of new library. Interior shots of academic procession entering hall. LS of stage, dignitaries. MLS of Dr RG Robertson, clerk of privy council and former deputy minister of department of Northern Affairs (and member of the board of NFB) standing and facing podium, speaking at podium. MCS of Dr Diamond Jenness of New Zealand, chatting with other man. PAN past Dr Lauge Koch of Denmark to Dr PA Shumskiy of Russia. Longer shots of same, of dignitaries examining globe. HAS of procession entering. Interior HAS of Redpath Hall, audience, distinguished guests on stage. MS of Dr Robertson speaking. Shots of Dr Jenness being "hooded" by Dr Rocke Robertson. Shots of Dr Rocke Robertson shaking hands with Dr Shumskiy. LS of Dr Terence Armstrong shaking hands, of Dr Rocke Robertson speaking at podium, of Dr RG Robertson being honored.


Excerpt from
McGill's Arctic Convocation
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080