STK-ID 52926

Series of shots of various activities at Lady of Lourdes Shrine on Mount Rigaud. LAS of half moon in pale sky with branches of oak tree in foreground, ZOOM OUT to MLS of site, shots of people visiting various stations of shrine, shots of religious and direction signs on site, shots of domed roof of chapel (3:18). Shots of pilgrims attending ceremony of the Holy Eucharist in exterior chapel (2:20). Shots of people visiting various stations of shrine (4:26). Late afternoon scenic WSs of Ottawa River and surrounding landscape seen from shrine on slope of mountain (1:09). More shots of visitors attending ceremony of the Holy Eucharist (0:31). Several shots at dusk of pilgrims participating in candlelight procession through site reciting prayers (12:37). Night shots of various stations of shrine lit by flood light, they are closed one after the other as classical music is heard, ZOOM IN to CS of stele as last light is turned off (2:02). MS of priest waving bowl of incense, ZOOM OUT to MLS of lit chapel, TILT UP into darkness above (1:07). MLS of bank of lit candles at entrance of grotto, PULL FOCUS to darkness (0:44).


Excerpt from
Le Mont Rigaud : une colline chez les hommes
Rigaud (town), Ottawa River
National Film Board
Available formats
DVCPRO25, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486