STK-ID 37304

HA PAN from stern of tugboat to freighter seen bow on. PAN from stern to freighter seen broadside. LAS of ship's pilot wearing Stetson hat, giving orders into walkie-talkie, Stars and Stripes flag flying from mast head in background. HAS of stern of tugboat showing towline disappearing in water, PAN to freighter wallowing in distance. MS of port side of tugboat superstructure looking forward, showing large "F" painted on, PAN to LS of freighter in distance. HAS of stern of tugboat, man working in towline. Side MS of freighter, small tugboat alongside. MS of small tugboat "Houston Pilot" sidling up to tugboat "Vigilant". LSs of tugboat from side of freighter, part of freighter visible in some shots. LSs of tugboat, towline dipping into water between the two ships. LS of freighter seen through forest of deck fittings, antennas, from tugboat superstructure. MLS of freighter passing tugboat. PAN from passing ship to freighter under tow in distance, tow line visible. Shot and LS of freighter under tow, part of tugboat in foreground. PAN from tugboat stern to MLS of freighter "DISA".


Excerpt from
Atlantic Rescue
Newfoundland and Labrador, Atlantic Ocean
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080