STK-ID 25883

Sequence (including TRAVELLING SHOTs) on Runcorn industrial district in England showing various factory buildings, petroleum refinery installations, many cars parked in evidence. LSs of factory plant with four huge chimneys, PANs to "Runcorn Development Corporation" building. Sequence on new apartment building complex showing courtyards, clotheslines, flowers, small shrubs, children at play. Shots of factory's chimneys and of bridge crossing river from open air corridor of one of the apartment buildings, of women walking by, one entering her apartment. Shots of people in complex shopping mall. PANs of park, of bus stopping at station down the mall, people getting on. MS PAN from bus stop, along buildings, park and courtyards, PAN back, people in evidence. MCS of map of Runcorn and surroundings, man painting out certain parts. MCS of man. MS of map of new town, tiny lights flashing on. MS of man showing model of town to camera. CSs of model and of map. (00/05/1973)


Excerpt from
Urba 2000
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio