STK-ID 1207

Various brief MSs of woman by small stream. PAN over town. MS of two men and woman in lounge chairs. CS of 3-year-old boy on porch mugging camera. MS of mechanics working on aircraft. MS of parasol-type monoplane in front of hangar. Front view of same with propellers spinning. Front view of pilot (G Edwards ?) in cockpit as plane moves past camera. Side view of plane taxiing. Winter MSs of Avro biplane. Out of focus sequence: PAN across snowy expanse, with low wooded hills in background, front and side view of Avro biplane, brief low level AERIAL SHOT of snowy woodlands. FOLLOW SHOT of pilot and woman walking past Avro biplane in front of hangar, MS of them emplaning. HAS of small town traffic seen from second storey balcony, incidental CS of woman turning and smilling to camera. GROUND TO AIR SHOT of biplane taking off past parked plane. Shot of parasol-type monoplane taking off.


Excerpt from
Aircraft of Yesteryear
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
16mm dupe neg b&w, 35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486