STK-ID 41384

Shot of Dionne's residence in winter. Interior shot of nurses making up Christmas tree. Two of the quints, dressed in winter clothes enter and gawk at the tree. A nurse helps Dr Dafoe with his Santa Claus whiskers. Shot of Dr Dafoe as Santa, playing with the quints. Various shots, taken in summer, of signs saying "Welcome to Callander", "Information", "Pop on Ice For Sale". MS of gas station with pumps named after the quints. Shot of sign in window greeting visitors of quints' second birthday. Various shots of nurses dressing quints, of quints with birthday cakes, of Dr Dafoe attending party. Various shots of quints in crib, they are just a few months old. Winter shot of Dr Dafoe arriving by car, of Dafoe playing with the quints, of nurses minding the babies, bathing them in a large tub, they are one year old.


Excerpt from
The Dionne Quint Story
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio