STK-ID 12115

Front TRAVELLING SHOTs along Regina street, 1930's cars parked along street, streetcars, light traffic, cyclist moving by camera car. ESTABLISHING SHOT of Regina showing city skyline, river in lower foreground. PAN along city skyline to bridge spanning over river. HAS over dam, PAN to reservoir. ESTABLISHING SHOT of reservoir. HACS of cactuses on the ground, filling frame. HALS of irrigation canal (slightly out of focus). LAMS of tractor pulling box trailer past camera. HACU of water rushing out of dam sluices. MLS of dam. LS of dam, irrigation reservoir in background. Font CU of water falling from dam. MS of dam. LAMSs of men shovelling as truck dumps fill on ground. ESTABLISHING SHOT of harvested prairie field, many haystacks visible. MS front shot of farmer tilling soil with plough drawn by four horses abreast. MS side view of horses.


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