STK-ID 15485

MS of truck-mounted attachment for digging post holes, auger digging into ground and pulling out earth, man standing by. LS of crew erecting electric line pole using crane on truck. LAMLS of two men at top of pole working on electric connections, hauling up tools with rope. LS over field. LS of field covered with thick grass, bumpy dirt road, utility crew erecting pole in the distance. HALS of large farm community, flat prairie land in background as seen from hill. LS of rolling farmland. Two shots of crew raising electric line pole. Shot of man on ladder fitting globe over front door of farm house. Various shots of electric company crew and telephone men raising poles, stringing electric wire. Interior shots of dairy barn showing farmer preparing to milk cow with electric milking machine. CS of suction cups of machine on cow's udder. MS of men loading milk cans into railway car at station. MS of train moving towards and past camera as seen from railway station platform. FOLLOW SHOT of rear of old model convertible automobile moving through small town street.


Excerpt from
Mechanized Agriculture
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