STK-ID 14415

Shot of opposite platform in New York City subway station, train arriving. LS of station, train coming in towards camera, passengers getting off, POV of people getting in, camera following inside to MLS of passengers in car. MLS of opposite platform, train whizzing by in immediate foreground, stopping, doors opening, POV entering car. POV from front of train of dark tunnel, train arriving on opposite track, camera train leaving station, speeding through dark tunnel with various signal lights visible, of train entering next station. Unsteady shot in moving car showing passengers including black policeman standing by. LS of station, train coming in towards and past camera. MSs of trains moving rapidly across frame.


Excerpt from
New York (city)
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio