STK-ID 38291

In Japan: shot of beach, two boats on sand, mother and child near boats, waves beating against breakwater in background, high wind. Shot of net flapping in wind. Sequence on woman moving through Tsuma streets with fish cart, stopping in front of a house, beginning to serve customer, cutting, weighing, wrapping fish for housewife. MLS of part of Hamada waterfront, boats, buildings reflected in mirror-like water. Cut to LS of men working on roof of building. Several native fish boats moored in inlet. Cut to MCS of flowers, butterfly on one. Closer shot of flower, two butterflies. MCSs of reflection of boats in water. MS of painted bows. HAS over neat roofs of dwelling in Hamada. Shots of buildings showing typical Japanese construction. MCUs of men's hands working on wicker baskets. Several shots of man building row boat on beach.


Excerpt from
The Sea
Hamada, Tsuma
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