STK-ID 8059

Sequence from different angles of Cree family at fishing hole on Lake Man breaking ice with long pick, woman shovelling ice out of hole, two children playing around. Sequence showing family snowshoeing to other hole, man shovelling snow and breaking ice with pick, family coming back to first fishing hole, man pulling out long wooden stick, woman kneeling in snow near hole and pulling out frozen fishes in net, man snowshoeing to other hole, woman putting fishing net back in hole, man pulling rope from hole and joining his wife, family putting fishes on sled and snowshoeing back home.


Excerpt from
Cree Hunters of Mistassini
Mistassini, Nord-du-Quebec (region)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio