STK-ID 37512

PAN from fishing boat to MLS of frame buildings in Nisga'a village, Laxgalts'ap (formerly Lachkaltsap / Greenville). Various shots of Gingolx (formerly Kincolith), of piers high and dry over muddy beach, mud, bottles, various garbage. Shots of burned-down house, various CUs of ruins, burnt household articles. AERIAL SHOT of Prince Rupert. TILT DOWN tree to HA PAN of Prince Rupert. TRAVELLING SHOT of stores along main street. Short TRAVELLING SHOT along residential street. ZOOM IN on friendship house. MLS and closer LAS of old Aiyansh Church. BOATING SHOT of old village of Ankada. PAN across main street to council house. Various shots of boardwalk in Port Edward, elderly Nisga'a man, sign advertising fish for sale, fishing boats at pier. CU of train moving by at high speed on nearby track, PAN to Fort Edward buildings. PAN from nose of stationary diesel locomotive to Frank Calder, president of the Nisga'a tribal council, walking past camera with umbrella. TILT DOWN from road to polluted water, foam on water, sewer outlet. PAN past fishing boats at pier to MLS of factory. PAN from yard-full of junk to home. PANs of Gitwinksihlkw (formerly Canyon City), over wrecked autos. Several shots of dwellings in Nisga'a village. Shot of notice on wall re that dwelling is not fit for humans. (00/10/1966)


Excerpt from
This Land
Laxgalts'ap, Gingolx, Prince Rupert
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