STK-ID 23525

Shots of military officers in cars driving through destroyed town past camera. Ruins of houses visible in background. TRAVELLING SHOT from trench railway car of Flanders countryside showing various ruins, war remains and ruins of Ypres in the distance. MSs of ruins of Ypres Cloth Hall, many Canadian military officers visiting, walking through ruins of Ypres, sign "YPRES" in background. CS of military officers riding trench railway cars passing by camera. HAMS of group of nurses (women) in front of hospital. MS of civilians embarking on small passenger stem ship. Shot of ship moving away, woman waving to ship in foreground.


Excerpt from
Sir Arthur Currie - Unveiling of Monument
France, Ypres (Leper), Flanders
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Betacam SP, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
35mm dupe neg b&w, 35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486, 1920 x 1080