STK-ID 72812

STATIC SHOTS in Verdun of car and foot traffic on Verdun Street at different times of the day. The tower of Place-Ville-Marie, the dome of Mary, Queen of the World Cathedral, and other tall buildings in Montréal are visible in the distance. A STATIC SHOT shows the Lachine rapids in the fall with the Montréal skyline silhouetted in the background. A RIGHT-TO-LEFT PAN starts from the Champlain Bridge, moves upstream along the Lachine rapids, shows tall buildings and woodlands on Nun’s Island (Île des Sœurs), and ends with a silhouette of the Montréal skyline. A STATIC SHOT of the setting sun shows a bicycle path with a water tower and the Montréal skyline in the background. A STATIC SHOT shows the rear of three-story apartment buildings in Verdun with exterior spiral staircases, and the silhouetted skyline of Montréal in the background. A STATIC SHOT at night of car traffic on Verdun Street and the illuminated skyline of Montréal.


Excerpt from
D'où je viens
Lachine Rapids, Nun's Island, Verdun (borough)
National Film Board
Available formats
Born Digital
Shooting format
P2 Card
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080