STK-ID 12346

Various shots of typical Dutch farm showing interior of cheese factory, girls and women working, of pigs in piggery, farmer and businessman visible in some shots. Interior shots of farmhouse, whole family sitting around table, listening to businessman. CUs of various members of Dutch family, of pamphlets about Canada being distributed, of map of Canada being pored over. Front shot of whole family sitting quietly in Immigration Department waiting room, secretary approaching them, everybody standing up and walking off frame. MCS of restless hands of farmer. Interior shot of interview with immigration officer, of family. CUs of faces. MS of officer stamping documents.


Excerpt from
Eye Witness No. 53
Netherlands (Holland)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486