STK-ID 55441

Series of shots of petroleum installations in shallows of Lake Maracaibo, numerous oil towers and donkey head pumps in operation, shots of fuel storage tanks, of supply ships (4:27). Shots of petroleum port installations, large pipes loading fuel onto docked tankers, MS of name 'SHELL MARE' on stern hull of tanker ship (2:58). Shots of flares and fuel storage tanks (0:18). LAS of SHELL logo on ship's chimney (0:24). CU of pressure gauge, MCS of series of pipes on dock, TILT UP and DOWN along row of pipes connected to ship, loading fuel (2 shots; 1:26). MS of men painting railing, ZOOM OUT to MLS of docked ship (0:31). LAMS of Venezuelan flag floating on flag post of ship, ZOOM OUT to MS of loading pipes (0:30). Various shots of SHELL MARA docked to loading dock, including CS of large anchor, and another ship, the SILVER PARK (1:32).


Excerpt from
A New Bargain
Lake Maracaibo
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 16 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486