STK-ID 20315

MS of two little girls displaying dresses, woman showing off slack suit. MS of material on table, men placing pattern over. CU of rows of thread on machine. Shots of two men at machine, spool of thread going trough machine, of two men ironing dresses, two women working at tables, sewing by hand. PAN of sewing room, women sewing with machines. MS of two sitting women, wearing slack suit and housecoat, smoking cigarettes. Shots of women modelling summer dresses. CU of design being printed on material. MLS of man placing rolls of material on shelves. Shot of man spreading material on table, cutting with electric cutter. Sequence on women working on skeins of thread, checking and wrapping skeins. Shots of skein winding machine, including HAS of machine. CS of spools of thread being wound, woman replacing spools. Shots of men and women preparing spools of thread for shipping, of woman placing spools on racks. MS of man's hand placing spool of thread on machine, machine in operation.


Excerpt from
Pulp for Textiles
Quebec (province)
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