STK-ID 19950

LS of military camp. Cut to tents, sign "Canadian Army area". LS of several 17 LBER Anti-tank guns firing. ELS of shell bursting on hillside. Sequence on mortar crews at work, closer shots of crewmen sighting mortar, loading mortar, cut to hillside, mortar bursting. Sequence on half-track towing anti-gun, men preparing gun for action. CUs of men sighting gun, cut to MLS of gun being fired. LSs of guns being fired. CU of Lieutenant Vic Constant giving order to fire, looking through binoculars. Sequence on bren gun team and riflemen advancing from cover to cover, firing bren gun, rifles. Shots of several troops racing across field. Shots of bazooka team in action including MS, CU of bazooka being fired. Cut to two Koreans looking on passively. Cut back to riflemen racing past camera, flopping down and firing rifles rapidly. Group shot of Korean youngsters watching, CU of one of the Koreans. Washed-out HAS of Maryang, cut to HAS of street. Shot of Major GE Henderson, Lieutenant Colonel JR Stone and Major D Grant standing by scout car, watching men train off-frame. CU of Lieutenant Colonel Stone, Commanding Officer of Battalion. (19/01/1951)


Excerpt from
P.P.C.L.I Training Near Completion
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486