STK-ID 36910

Various shots taken during "Les Six-Jours de Montréal", an international cycling event held during six days at the Paul-Sauvé Arena in Montreal from April 24 to 30, 1964: MCSs of faces of uniformed men looking on. Side view of officers. CU of girl. ECU of her face. CU profile of hawk nose. Front CU of man's face. Various FOLLOW SHOTS of several cyclists passing by the camera on interior course, many spectators in background. Focus on spectators looking on as cyclists blur past in foreground. Various shots of exhuberant reaction from group of young men in stands. Several MCUs of spectators, heads following progress of cyclists. Sequence on trainer massaging one cyclist during stop-over. More shots of spectators. Interior shots of the Paul-Sauvé Arena, bicycle race in progress, spectators, winners being crowned. Shots of Italian cyclists Mino De Rossi and Ferdinando Terruzzi (who came in second place) relaxing right after the end of the race. Additional shots of the bicycle race in progress.


Excerpt from
Notes sur une minorité
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080