STK-ID 17191

Iron Melting Works: MLS of a courtyard with furnace in the middle, piles of scrap metal on ground and men working. LAMS of man stirring melting contents of furnace with a long iron pole. MS of lower part of furnace, a flow of molten metal pours out of a hole while one of the workers keeps the hole clear with a long pole. MCS of molten metal running out of furnace, ZOOM OUT to workers shovelling scrap metal and ashes on the ground. LAMS of man loading furnace with pieces of scrap iron, CS of basket containing scrap iron and PAN to man taking scraps from basket to load furnace, MCS of furnace smoking, TILT DOWN to lower part of furnace and men working.


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