STK-ID 12347

LAS of Canadian flag on facade of Canadian Immigration office, TILT DOWN to Dutch family entering. MS of sign in Dutch "Canadian Immigration Office", family passing between sign and camera. Various shots of street, pedestrians, Dutch family. Interior shot of doctor's office during medical exam. HAMS of sphygmomanometer (blood pressure meter) around farmer's arm. LAMCS of doctor with stethoscope. CU of farmer's face taking a last look at his home. MS and CU of woman packing wooden clogs, of kid looking on. Shot of waterfront across basin, PAN to ocean liner. LAS of people going up gangplank, of passengers at railing waving goodbye. Rear shots of passengers deck of ship. LS of waterfront, PAN to CU of farmer's face, of child's face. Shot of farmer's wife and officer in immigration office. Shot of immigration officer going to wall and pointing to Australia and Canada maps. CUs of faces of officer, farmer, farmer's wife.


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