STK-ID 38588

MLS of tourists lined up on a gangplank before going on board the sternwheeler S.S. Keno in Dawson City, Yukon. HAS of people on dock. HAS of a woman hoisting a Maple Leaf Flag. ELS of a small tourist excursion boat sailing on a river. Various shots of tourists boarding the S.S. Keno, of tourists going up to a wheelhouse. Various MCUs of tourists looking about, listening to a guide. MLS of the S.S. Keno, of a few tourists going up a gangplank, going down. Sequence on a race involving flimsy two-man crafts, contestants standing and poling with all their might in the direction of the camera from away down a river. Intercuts to tourists watching from the banks. LS of an old gold field dredge. Closer shot of the same showing huge pulleys, cables. Shots of the business end of the dredge. TILT DOWN.


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Time Piece
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