STK-ID 12259

Shots of butcher cutting up carcass of hog hanging from ceiling in packing plant. CS of large sow scratching her back on corner of log wall in pig sty. TILT UP row of pig pens, woman standing by with pail. PAN across stockyards of Ponoka, Alberta, Livestock Pool, to HAS of freight train. LS of farm buildings, PAN to LS of packing plant. LS of packing plant. LS of train pulling out, stockyards in foreground. LS of man pushing manure litter carrier inside modern pig sty. MLS of man herding sow and piglets out of pig sty. Front MS of two freight trains. LS shot between refrigerator railway cars. HAS of pigs moving along loading chute at Ponoka Stockyards. Shots of woman inspecting carcasses of hogs hanging from ceiling. Shots of man herding pigs down alley in modern pig sty, of man herding pigs along loading chute into train. Front MCS of freight train moving slowly.


Excerpt from
Hog Raising
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio