STK-ID 38174

An expedition organized to corral a herd of caribou in the wilderness of Northern Quebec: various shots of a man squatting by low table in snow, working with syringes, vials, labelling vials. MLS of two heavily dressed men sitting by hole in ice, fishing. Two-shot of men waddling past camera on snowshoes in woods. WALKING SHOT past tent camp in snowy evergreen forest to LS of helicopter parked on frozen lake in the distance. MS of tent in snow, smoke coming out of stove pipe. Shot of man pouring fluid out of drum into container. Sequence on two men discussing strategy over map in tent. Night shot of tent, man entering. Night shot of man chopping wood in front of tent, taking down lighted lantern and entering tent. Several interior shots of men having meal in tent, chatting, having a good time. CUs of a bearded man. FOLLOW MCS of trapper type, beard, sack on shoulder, snowshoeing past camera through evergreen woods. Shot of trapper type branching tree with hatchet. Unsteady FOLLOW SHOT of several men on snowshoes passing camera in evergreen woods, pausing to discuss things.


Excerpt from
Quebec (province)
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