STK-ID 28125

Shots of columns of Canadian soldiers marching past camera, horse-draw wagons and packed horses accompanying men. MSs of columns of Canadian soldiers trudging past camera on path through field. MLS of troops resting in field near Denaim, officers ride up in foreground, men getting on their feet and moving off. HAS of troops moving by in gully, followed by soldiers riding lorries. HAS of troops marching past on dirt road, heavy artillery visible lining road in background. Shots of soldiers negociating barb wire entanglements as they move by camera. MCS on men trudging past camera on field. MS of Canadian soldiers crossing dried up canal on flimsy footbridge in French town. PAN of canal, men running past in foreground.


Excerpt from
World War One
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