STK-ID 9021

Sequence shot around BEAR properties showing group of men cutting adit to silver mine, men digging, entrance to silver mine. Blurry ESTABLISHING PANs of Contact Lake. MSs of Courtney Riley Cooper, Charles Labine, Burns, Doctor Cameron and other men at silver mine, looking at ore. Blurry TILT UP along main break. Sequence at radium mine showing HASs of dirt blowing from explosion in wooded area, MSs of group of men looking at ore at mine. LAMS of men climbing down Tunnell Cliff, CS of men posing, LAS of cliff wall. MS of men bagging ore on shore. Various shots of seaplane taxiing on Contact Lake. Shots of men building log cabin at camp, including PANs of completed building, men entering and coming out door. Shots of men aboard BEAR motor schooner sailing away on Portage Bay. [titles interspersed]


Excerpt from
Early Days of the BEAR
Contact Lake
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm dupe neg b&w, 16mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486