STK-ID 38271

Montreal: several ESTABLISHING SHOTs of buildings in Montreal, tall apartment building in background, of section around Saint James Cathedral (today Queen Mary of the World), of Notre Dame Church and Aldred Building. TRAVELLING LAS of top of row of old residences. Various MLSs of sections of city. Shot down street toward tall spire in background, traffic, construction on right side of street. MS of street light, TILT UPs to top of spire, to top of spine trees and to building under construction, TILT DOWN building. HAS of Place d'Armes Square. PAN, TILT UP and TILT DOWN Notre Dame Church. TRAVELLING SHOTs along facades of buildings on Notre Dame Street, of Seminary of Saint-Sulpice, of Notre Dame Church, with incidental shot of traffic, busses. Murky shot of skyscrapers, Royal Bank of Canada and Aldred buildings in background, towers of Notre Dame Church in foreground. Shot of street and PAN to small park. MLS of Saint James Cathedral. MLS of Jacques-Cartier Bridge showing several church steeples. HASs of buildings under construction and skyscrapers.


Excerpt from
A Is for Architecture
Old Montreal
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486