STK-ID 24141

TRAVELLING SHOT of Hanover street, little traffic, parked cars lining street. Interior sequence showing union meetings, audiences, speakers, union posters, labour-management conference in boardroom. CU of chairman's gavel tapping, PAN and DOLLY IN to audience and to member of audience speaking (silent). Shot of audience applauding, standing and leaving hall. MCS of balloting. HAMCS of picketing signs being deposited on table. Interior shot of painter spraying a cabinet, and of deserted woodworking machine room, except for painter in background and for man walking in. MS of choir of boys and girls singing. Shot of Santa Claus handing out presents to wee girl and boy. Exterior shot of union hall, people entering, parked car in foreground, snow on ground. Shot of paperboy riding bicycle, coming into view, turning in front of camera, throwing paper on porch. Shot of housewife bringing paper in.


Excerpt from
Strike in Town
Hanover (Ontario)
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio