STK-ID 13941

Sequence on women quitting work at five, leaving machines, putting on coats, lining up at punch clock to punch out. Shot of punch clock area, cards in their slots. Shots of group of men and of women during their break, chatting. Shots of largish family having dinner at home. CUs of faces, parents, grown up children. DOLLY past several desks, office workers. Various CUs, MSs of men and women at desks, phoning, typing. Side MCS of telephone operator at small switchboard. Cut to plant nurse bandaging man's finger. Sequence on party, several young couples seated on chairs, on floor, singing as young man strums banjo. CUs of faces, of hands holding hands. Sequence on darkish interior of dance hall, dance in progress, faces, closely held women.


Excerpt from
Jour après jour
Windsor (Quebec)
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Digital Bétacam, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486