STK-ID 38953

Various shots at the Nain wharf: fishermen shovelling ice out of boats with others unloading fishes into buckets including short shots of women watching and of dogs on quay. Various shots of activity on wharf on a foggy morning with ship "Bonavista" and others in dock with lots of people in evidence including shots of men working on gas tanks, of villagers and of salmon fillets drying on a post, of ships in harbour, of men unloading the "Bonavista" with sun rising. Shots of boxes on which is written "Frozen North Atlantic Salmon". Shots of people watching men at work, of fishermen leaving wharf in fishing boat, of men loading a Dodge truck with boxes unloaded from "Bonavista", of children fishing, of men loading another truck with boxes. Shots of surrounding mountains with fishermen leaving harbour in boats, of people walking on wharf and boarding a ship, of the unloading of the "Bonavista" into a smaller ship, of fishermen's long motorboat pulling a canoe aboard and leaving with it, of other fishermen putting their canoe back in water when arriving at wharf.


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