STK-ID 72504

Various shots of Northern Manitoba. AERIAL SHOT of a motor boat navigating over a wide expanse of water. Two Native fishermen are at work in the boat. One hauls in the net and tosses fish to the second, who places them in a wooden crate to be scaled. Another fisherman, alone in his boat and a cigarette between his lips, hauls in his net. He removes a fish and tosses it into the boat. A Native fisherman pulls his net from the water and places it in his rowboat. Two other Native fishermen are in a motorboat. One hauls the net out of the water, while the other removes the fish and tosses them into a wooden crate, where they wriggle about. Two native fishermen in a motorboat putting their net back into the water.


Excerpt from
Manitoba Fishing Native
Northern Manitoba
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio