STK-ID 37652

Series of shots of traditional maple sugar production; shot of smoke rising from chimney of sugar shack. Shots of man installing snouts and buckets to trees, shots of evaporator inside shack, a man checking process. CU of syrup pouring from evaporator into bucket. Shots of maple syrup being poured into 45 gallon drums. Shots of man outside collecting maple sap. Shot inside shack of wood being fed into fire of evaporator. Shot of two kids outside drinking maple water from buckets. Shots of maple taffy being poured onto snow and children digging in. CS of man opening valve, letting maple syrup flow from evaporator into bucket. Shot of two men canning syrup by hand.


Excerpt from
Postcards from Canada
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486