STK-ID 37613

In Nominingue, in the Laurentides region of Quebec: shot of a bus arriving, unloading passengers who are moving about. 3-4 persons boarding the bus, the bus driving away past the camera. Shots of heavy pedestrian traffic on a sidewalk, many young people. Shot of a gas station. Various shots of kids riding their bicycle on the sidewalk, a young couple, a woman pushing a baby carriage towards the camera and past it, in company of a young girl. Head on two-shot of a young boy and a girl walking on a lawn. ELS of two nuns on an otherwise empty street. Cut to a closer shot of nuns walking by some trees. Shots of frame houses, some weather-beaten. Several shots of details of its construction. MLS of a small, forlorn railway station. Cut to two shots of unused tracks, and to old, rusting railway car wheels lying on the ground. Shot of an old fence, thick woods in the background. Several shots of people on their way home from mass, the church in the background in some shots. Shot of a heavy, slow moving traffic, people crossing a street, a policeman directing traffic. LAS of hanging signs advertising Interlux, 7-Up. Greatly foreshortened shots of a paved road, a boy and a girl on a motor scooter driving past the camera, disappearing and reappearing from view as they drive on the road.


Excerpt from
Nominingue... depuis qu'il existe
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080