STK-ID 37077

Shots of snowshoers' parade showing bands, Stars and Stripes flags, marchers, spectators lining streets. HASs of marchers. Front shots of Catholic church, spectators standing in front. Shot of snowshoers marching in, from behind and on both sides of camera parading towards church. Incidental shots of band, flags, as marchers advance on church. Interior shots of church from position behind and above altar of snowshoers filling church, tapers in immediate foreground, of priest officiating a little farther away. Shots of attendance, of festival queen and her attendants in front pew. LALS of front of church from back and along centre aisle, showing feet and legs of attendance still in their pews, of flag bearers moving towards camera from front. Various shots of snowshoers getting off train, of band forming up on platform, marching off, of baggage on platform, gentle snow falling. Various shots of parade through streets.


Excerpt from
Les raquetteurs
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio