STK-ID 8079

Catholic Crusade (28/09/1949): HASs of clergy and 4 000 school children, nuns, laity, marching past camera on their way to the altar. Shot of lieutenant-governor McWilliams with Judge Bernier marching across field followed by church clergy, Knights of Columbus, monks. Shot of high ranking clergy lined up, listening to sermon. CU of Reverend Maurice Cooney of Saint Anthony's, Winnipeg, at microphone. Shot of Father Tarnovetsky of the Ukrainian parish of Saint Vladimir. Shot of tableau, girl dressed up as an angel, wings and all. PAN and static shot of large audience. Cut to tableau of the Visitation. CU of Father Patrick Peyton, founder-director of the Family Prayer Crusade, speaking at microphone. Cut to audience listening. Shot of statue of Our Lady of the Cap-de-la-Madeleine, cut to nativity tableau. PAN of audience. Shot of tableau "Finding of Jesus in the Temple". Various shots of crowd, of crowd dispersing after ceremony.


Excerpt from
Catholic Crusade/ Miss Canada Speedboat trials
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080