STK-ID 14982

MS of car being hit by CPR train at railroad crossing, train has lights on because of rainy weather. MCSs of car and train after accident, people looking at wreckage, some have umbrellas. CSs of front of car, dummy inside car, MCSs of car and engine with people examining car. CS side view, front of car and train. MS of CPR train moving back from accident area. MCS to ZOOM IN and OUT of damaged car sitting on railway track. (Note: footage of staged train/car accident shot in rainy weather in collaboration with the CPR during their operation "Life Saver". This material was shot by four cameras: one mounted on engine (24 fps), one in the automobile (24 fps), onne overall view and remains of accident (24 fps), one PAN with the train at 500 fps). (23/09/1981).


Excerpt from
Eastern Ontario
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio