STK-ID 28130

Horse-drawn transportations: MS of many horse-drawn vehicles moving back and forth on road by camera. PAN along supply company arriving at French farm, shots include views of blacksmith at work shoeing horses, row of horses harnessed to carts, teams ready to leave. Several shots showing supply companies transporting equipment and supplies in horse-drawn carts, moving through battlefields and on roads. MLS of soldiers salvaging cart that has been struck by shell fire, cut to MCS of dead horses on the ground near cart. MLS of soldiers digging wagon wheels out of mud hole. Several shots of long lines of packed horses and horse-drawn carts led by soldiers moving on roads, battlefields, through wrecked town.


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