STK-ID 12225

Post war scenes: various shots of site of Hill 60 showing fields, ruins, children playing, people having picnic, sanctuary, old trenches, LAS of monument to Canadian soldiers, LS of cathedral, woman loading basket onto dog-drawn cart, woman talking with senior woman, ESTABLISHING PANs of area, including village and farmland. Various shots of site of Saint Eloi craters showing swamp areas, women having tea on pier, ducks swimming. War scenes showing PANs, TILT UPs and TILT DOWNs of huge mine crater, soldiers at bottom of crater (same as NFB1910-FG-14-55, NFB1910-P-107). CS of wireless operator wearing earphones lying in culvert shelter (same as NFB1910-FG-14-57, NFB1910-P-107). PAN of soldiers behind wire entanglements, at bottom of crater (same as NFB1910-FG-14-55, NFB1910-P-107). Street scenes in Mons. Shots of large herd of sheep grazing in field at Paschendale.


Excerpt from
Hill 60, St Eloi, Mons and Paschendale
National Film Board
Available formats
HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080, 720 x 486