STK-ID 8719

HAMS of catwalk made out of sections of logs nailed together, covered in snow. Sequence showing men opening sluice gate, poling logs through sluice. MSs of logs, ice floes floating to sluice and passing through taken from beside and from top of sluice. PAN over river packed with logs, jams. Shots of men in raincoats working in blinding rain storm. Shots of bulldozer shoving pile of logs off river bank into river. Shot of man (boss) walking up river road towards camera, pausing to have a look at river and continuing on his way.


Excerpt from
La drave
Quebec (province)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital BĂ©tacam
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486