STK-ID 51575

Winter scenics of Canada's "Pocket Desert". MSs, CSs of pictograms on rock face (1:27). Several WSs of cloud movement over landscape, including some time-lapse (3:31). WS PANS of sage bushes on valley floor surrounded by snow-patched mountains (2 shots; 0:48). LS of McIntyre Bluff with valley floor in foreground (0:07). LAS of tall pine tree with clouds sailing by in background (0:14). MWS of snow-patches mountainside with sage bushes in snow in foreground (0:10). WS, MWS, LS of McIntyre Bluff (0:29). MS, PAN of leafless bushes swaying in the wind (0:52). Series of WSs and PANS of snow-patched landscape (1:45), MLS of frozen surface of Spotted Lake (0:07). MS of snow-patches hillside (0:07). CU of melting snow around bunch grass, CS, PAN of shrubs (0:33). Time-lapse shots of clouds sailing by with mullein plants in foreground (0:10). Time lapse shot of cloud sailing by, seen from inside cave, framed by opening (0:11).


Excerpt from
Pocket Desert - Confessions of a Snake Killer
Pocket Desert, Spotted Lake (British Columbia), McIntyre Bluff
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486