STK-ID 24147

Various shots of man and woman following bus boy into Windsor Hotel. Shots of stately home surrounded by trees and lawns, of backyard with flower garden in bloom, with people coming out of house to greet newcomers who have just arrived by car. HALSs looking down Stratford main street at night, street lights, head lights, similar shot later at night, very little traffic. CSs of statue of the Bard of Avon. Shots of people walking on station platform, taking the train. DOLLY IN on door of train to MCS of conductor. Profile CU of telephone operator at work. Various shots of people in the park by the river, man and woman sitting on bench, feeding swan. HAS of four or five swans on water, PAN to two kids throwing food at them. LAMCS and MLS of water tank. HAS of railway turntable, small railway yard and buildings in background. Shot of steam locomotive being turned about on turntable. HA PAN of Stratford residential district. LAMS of smokeless smokestack, steam conduits on roof, steam escaping. Shots of corner of the park, flowers, statue of Shakespeare, two women enjoying the air.


Excerpt from
The Stratford Adventure
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio