STK-ID 28108

Military camps: HALS PANs over military camp tentatively identified as Valcartier and of what could be Canadian area on Salisbury Plains in England (same as NFB1910-FG-14-85). Long PAN along other military camp, cavalry and horses visible in lower foreground. MSs of Canadian soldiers in line, filling past officer, receiving blankets and being assigned tents in camp. MS PANs along soldiers walking around, milling about in camp, sitting at tables in tents. Exterior MS of Canadian officers at table, soldiers in line, two soldiers at table signing documents (same as NFB1910-DN-14-31-2). MS of soldiers lining up near table, two officers sitting at table distributing pay. MCS of Highlanders washing up, MS of group of Highlanders chatting, reading paper. CU of young Highlander sitting at table, smiling while writing. Interior MS of four soldiers sitting at table writing.


Excerpt from
World War One
Valcartier-Village, England
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486, 1920 x 1080