STK-ID 39362

Various MSs, MCSs, CSs of Mikkel Haette the herder, his son Berit and another man sharpening tools using whetstone, snow in evidence. CS of branches and grass in snow with TILT UP to MLS, MS of Mikkel picking up branches and putting them on his sleigh. Several shots of a man repairing a snowmobile. MCS of three men kneeling on ground welding a motor piece, dogs with them. Several shots from different angles of Haette kneeling on ground repairing harness with a long knife. MSs of Haette family winter camp with lot of things around: wooden planks, snowmobiles, sleighs, oil tanks. MSs of Mikkel carrying two wooden posts, kneeling on the ground near a snowmobile and hewing out wood with an axe. CSs of him making hole in post with a bit brace. MS of the house with PAN to ZOOM IN MSs of Mikkel and his wife Angel-Marie working by their sheds, cleaning up around, of them cutting pieces of meat. Various MSs of Angel-Marie taking water from a hole in the ground and carrying buckets of water to the house. Several shots of Berit Haette walking and running in snow covered Tundra, small trees in evidence, of Mikkel, Berit, daughter Ellen and dog moving around the house with tent. Several shots from different angles of Mikkel, Berit, daughter Ellen and dog moving around the house with tent in evidence. Various MSs, CSs of Mikkel Haette cutting meat in kitchen. Several shots in kitchen of Mikkel's family sitting at table, of Angel-Marie and Berit stroking dog, of Mikkel sharpening knives. ZOOMs IN to CSs of Ellen's face while she is sleeping. ZOOM OUT to MS of her in bed and ZOOM IN on her curving toe shoes. Several shots of Angel-Marie taking loaves of bread out of the oven, of her kneading bread, putting bread dough in bread plate, putting plate and wood sticks in oven.


Excerpt from
Sámi Herders
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio