STK-ID 37310

Two shots of gunwhale of tugboat, heavy seas visible beyond, water splashing over sides, short PAN to stern of tugboat, heavy seas beyond. Shot of starboard side of tugboat, looking forward as heavy seas smash against hull, drenching deck. CUs of tugboat's wake. Shot of comparatively calm sea, speck of tugboat at horizon. Several shots of stern of tugboat "Vigilant" during storm, stairs and various parts of tugboat showing, heavy seas flooding deck. Closer shots of sea, PAN from side to sea in moderate storm. MS of starboard bow wave, part of "Foundation" visible on bow of tugboat. HAS straight down stem of knife edge cutting water. HAS of bow of tugboat, water smashing over it. Shot of comparatively calm sea from bridge, front of tugboat in lower foreground. Shot of calm sea at sunset, clouds at horizon, very small sun, ropes, pulleys of tugboat in foreground. Shot of calm sea, freighter in distance, white froth on sea where porpoises surface. (00/02/1958)


Excerpt from
Atlantic Rescue
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