STK-ID 38933

Various shots of Cree boy in evergreen bush during fall season checking hare snares. Various shots of Cree boy walking in bush and on lakeside checking hare snares early winter, heavy snow in evidence on trees. MSs of two Cree women at hare trap during winter, one of them putting hare in rucksack, the other replacing snare. Various shots of a boy snowshoeing in bush to hare traps, taking hare out of snare, replacing snare and going his way in bush with hare in one hand, of girl arriving at another trap, taking hare out of it. Shots of the girls at hare trap. Various shots of man and his son at beaver trap shovelling snow and ice out of hole, pulling out trap with frozen beaver in, taking beaver out of snare once rolling it in snow. MCSs of dog attached to sledge.


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