STK-ID 5450

Vancouver fire; $2,000,000 fire razes pier (00/00/1940): LS of Vancouver skyline covered in smoke as seen from water. Shots of burning pier, of firemen manning hoses, dense smoke, of structures collapsing, of numerous spectators watching from building top. LS of fire on ships. Repeat of sequence, no sound.


Excerpt from
Canada at the Start of World War 2
Vancouver (city)
National Film Board
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Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486