STK-ID 11032

Various shots of men working on automobile bodies, placing body parts on frames. Shots of paint being put into vats, of man spray painting car body. Shots of completed car body being assembled to frame. Various shots of men in foundry handling ingots, filling small molds to make castings of battery plates. Shots of looms and workers making car top cover, posing top on cars along assembly line, of women making seats in upholstery shop, including view of man lining interior of car door. Shots of workers preparing glass panes for windows and windshield and install them. Shots of men completing batteries, woman filling them with acid, other man charging them. Shots of cars being finished on line, of cars being exhibited at automobile show, of workers coming out factory at end of shift. [End title]


Excerpt from
From the Ground Up
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486