LION MOR - THE GREAT LINE

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Children at the local primary school report in their class newspaper about the building of a new fish processing factory at Breasclete, Lewis. (clip - onsite only)

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Places:

  • Outer Hebrides

Subjects:

  • Fish and fishing
  • Home life
  • Housing and living conditions

Genres:

  • Sponsored

People/organisations:

  • Ogam Films / Oscar Marzaroli

Decade:

  • 1980s

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Title: LION MOR - THE GREAT LINE

Reference number: 2687

Date: 1980c

Director: d. Oscar Marzaroli

Sponsor: HIDB

Production company: Ogam Films

Sound: sound

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 22.00 mins

Description: Trawlers at sea and the catch being brought in on the "Great Line".

Credits: treat. and comm. Allan Campbell McLean
ed. Brian Crumlish
nar. Iain Cuthbertson
location sd: Alex Brown
camera: Martin Singleton, David Peat, Michael Coulter
p. ass. Lewis Foster
p. man. Iain Smith

Shotlist: brief shot of Standing Stones at Callanish, Lewis (0.42) credits (0.52) shot of a crane digging up soil near a loch (1.19) c/u man's hands turning handle of a detonator and l/s of explosion (1.33) gvs crane moving and digging rock (2.13) gvs landscape and shot of man constructing a pier (2.42) c/u children at desks drawing and talking (2.49) wide shot class and gvs classroom scenes of primary school children drawing and designing a school newspaper - Lion Mor (4.24) gvs man working on pier and gvs shell of a factory and landscape (6.13) shots of boys on a small pier and gvs landscape (6.39) m/s large group of children beside derelict farm and c/u old farm machinery (7.02) gvs teacher talking to pupils in Gaelic beside derelict farm (7.45) c/u radio transmitter/receiver and gvs secondary school pupils in a classroom being taught in English (9.08) m/s trawlers at sea and shots of catch (10.48) gvs adults (and trawler skipper) in classroom being taught by Captain Iain Mackenzie (12.32) gvs seascape and tracking shot of rowing boat with secondary students in it (13.22) gvs fishing boat and pulling catch in. Shots of reel being wound and fish being gutted (15.58) shot of horizon at sunset and boat (16.17) shot of boat at late evening with crew casting the 'Great Line' (17.15) c/u mackerel on 'assembly' line before being cut up for bait (18.12) gvs the 'Great Line' being pulled in, and catch being thrown into box (19.08) gvs catch being landed at pier and trolleyed to factory for cleaning and gutting (21.15) gvs trawler at sea (21.36) ecs (22.09)