STK-ID 22624

Tobacco Growing: rear MCS of tractor-drawn hiller. CS of man's hands as he examines young tobacco plants. Interior MS of greenhouse where young tobacco plants are being reared. Shot of man watering plants with garden hose. CS, CU of man's hands transfering young tobacco plants from boxes into smaller field boxes. CU of men's hands wetting plants. MCS from CU to rear MLS of two men sitting on planter moving down cultivated field, dropping young tobacco plants into furrow for planting. Front MS of Massey Harris combine sweeping across wheat field towards camera. CS of two women's hands bunching tobacco leaves together for drying. Several MS TILT UPs of worker handing sheaf of tobacco leaves up to second workman storing them in loft of drying shed. Front MCS of farmer walking through field of mature tobacco, breaking off suckers which grow on top of plant. Front LS of tobacco field being cultivated by horse. Several men hoeing field. CU of tobacco leaf. LS looking out across tobacco farm at Tillsonburg, Ontario.


Excerpt from
Les Reportages
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
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1920 x 1080