STK-ID 38927

Construction of winter lodge: several shots from different angles of Cree women and children in bush, snow in evidence, carrying big bags of moss on their backs, using shovel to remove snow and gathering moss. Several shots from different angles of them patting chinks with moss in winter lodge walls, roof frame finish, light snow falling. CS ZOOM OUT MS on two men in bush sawing log on lengthways with power saw and TILT UP on snow-covered evergreen trees moving in the wind. MS seen through snow covered trees of men felling down a tree with power saw. Several shots from different angles of Cree women and child transporting logs on their shoulders from bush, passing by tent camp and lakeside to construction site.


Excerpt from
Cree Hunters of Mistassini
Mistassini, Nord-du-Quebec (region)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080