STK-ID 8654

MS of two men arguing over favourite politician. CSs of election posters. Sequence on George Drew arriving at polling station with wife, posing with two friends, voting. Several CUs of hand putting ballots in boxes. MS of people (men and women) arriving at polling station in private house in Quebec City. Interior shots of polling station, people (men and women) voting. CU of electoral list, pencil coming down and stopping at Louis Saint-Laurent's name. Sequence on Louis Saint-Laurent and wife Jeanne voting, shaking hands with officials. Exterior shot of building, official letting people in one at a time. Shot of Louis Saint-Laurent emerging from building, waving with crowd around him. (28/06/1949)


Excerpt from
Dominion Elections (6155)
Quebec City
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio