STK-ID 36608

Prince Edward Island: Centennial shows: shots of trio playing music on an outdoor stage in St. Peters Bay, ZOOM IN on guitar. Shots of men jigging to music. Shot of mountie bringing lost child to one of the musicians who carries child away. CUs of feet, of cymbals on drum being clashed. CU of military band conductor. Shots of kilted girl jigging. Shots of Highlanders doing the fling. Shots of Highlanders doing various Scottish dances. LSs of tight-rope walker performing for crowd at Charlottetown Fall Fair. MS of chief of Clan Macleod on dais in Eldon. Shot of Scottish dancers on outdoor stage. Shot of spectators, PAN to LS of stage. PAN over vast crowd in Eldon to stage and Highland dancers. Shot of girl limbering up for her number. PAN from group of kilted lassies to stage. MLSs of lone Highlander playing bagpipe standing among trees. Shot of wee lassies dancing on stage. Sequence showing men dancing the sword dance.


Excerpt from
The Hundredth Summer
Eldon, St. Peters Bay, Charlottetown
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080