STK-ID 38918

LS of unmarried mothers near settlement especially built for them. MLS of mini bus and car passing in front of camera, church in background. MLS of construction site of extension of existing building. HAS of housing building for unmarried mothers. MLS of construction workers at rest, construction site in background. TILT UP to children playing on top of building near Rockie Mount. Various shots of building and mountain. Various HASs of school for the children of unmarried mothers, some shots showing mothers taking children to the school, others showing the children getting there alone, and mothers taking babies in baby carriage to nursery in some installation. ELS, MCSs of school and surrounding, of mothers and children walking by, others on wagon (improvised) some tied to one another by a rope. CSs of women and heads of children. CS PAN of inscription on building saying "Ananat Igdluat-Egmontgard". Several shots from different angles of women walking along road with children on improvised wagon, others tied up, cars passing in some shots followed by shots of cemetery and flowers in cemetery. Shots of playground, including CUs of mothers and children. Various MCSs and CSs of mothers walking with children tied together.


Excerpt from
The Greenlanders
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio