STK-ID 17141

LS of people at work on sand removal site, stopping work for break, leaving their shovels and picks, walking toward resting area, having drink, sitting in group and resting, applauding a woman placing herself in front of them to sing songs and entertain them. MS to MLS front view of woman entertaining group and people applauding at end. MS to MLS back view of same. MLS front view of two girls singing a song in front of spectators to MCS of girls leaving after, PAN on people at rest. MLSs of wheelbarrows left alone on working ground, and picks and shovels. Shots from various angles with PAN of workers at rest, listening to song. CSs of faces. Shot from various angles, back view of three girls executing a dance and song in front of a group of workers at rest.


Excerpt from
North China Commune
Wushing (Wuxing)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio