STK-ID 148

Women in industry: women are shown coming into a factory gate. Soldiers look out of train window as they leave for the front. Brief shots of smoking stacks, roughnecks operating drill rig. Sequence on girls at work in a munitions plant, manufacturing shells. Cut to gun camera (brief) shot of German aircraft exploding from a hit. Women work on airframes, are taught how to weld. A woman enters an employment office bureau, is interviewed. Cut to her in locker room preparing to go to work with other girls.


Excerpt from
Actualités canadiennes nº 15
Quebec (province)
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486