STK-ID 70547

1976 Montreal summer Olympics; various shots of opening ceremony on Parliament Hill in Ottawa (15/7/1976), shots of crowd, of flag bearers, shots of VIP’s on dais, CU of flame lighting up, of young woman lighting up torch and walking over to prime minister Pierre-Elliot Trudeau and handing him lit torch. Shot of young man lighting torch. FOLLOW SHOT of a group of men bearing lit torches running through crowd and leaving hill. CSs of people in crowd. MLS from dais of crowded square with Olympic flame in centre.


Excerpt from
Games of the XXI Olympiad
National Film Board
Available formats
HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
ANAMORPHIC_4/3, 4/3, 16/9
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080