STK-ID 28232

Shots of German prisoners of war being marched off the field (same as NFB1910-FG-14-60). PAN over grounds of a convalescent hospital, men resting (hospital not actually shown)(same as NFB1910-FG-14-64). Two ESTABLISHING SHOTs of the Canadian area on the Salisbury plains army camp in England (same as NFB1910-FG-14-34). Four shots of hospital ship "Saint David" in harbour and pulling out (same as NFB1910-FG-14-73). PAN of long line-up of lorries at railroad station (same as NFB1910-FG-14-45). HAS of man carrying wounded comrade on his back in trench. Shot of cross on grave of unknown British soldier (same as NFB1910-FG-14-65). CSs of exhuberant crowd waving hats, flags of various nations but mostly US, cheering and waving Union Jack flag. Various shots of celebrations in unidentified city, officials, people in folk costumes parading, waving flags, soldiers from various countires posing for camera as crowd mills about in background (crowds shots same as NFB1910-FG-14-74). Shot of Big Ben Tower and part of Parliament Building, Westminster Bridge in background (same as NFB1910-FG-14-32). Shot of jubilant soldiers parading past camera, waving helmets. Shots of waving crowd in Paris, Arc de Triomphe in background. Shot of crowd waving Italian flags in Italian city (crowds shots same as NFB1910-FG-14-74). Shot of Romanov monument in Saint Petersburg (same as NFB1910-FG-14-32). Shot of men digging drainage ditch along corduroy road in town as military traffic moves by (same as NFB1910-FG-14-48). Various shots of large crowd in unidentified city, small group of soldiers riding through cheering crowd, procession moving by camera (same as NFB1910-FG-14-32). Shot of Trafalgar Square in London, stone lion in background. Shots of Paris street, newsboys scurrying about, selling newspapers (street scenes same as NFB1910-FG-14-74). Cut to crowd riding truck accompanied by walking crowd, flags being waved (same as NFB1910-FG-14-74). Shot of smoky explosion in ruins, houses in ruins in background visible as smoke dissipates (same as NFB1910-FG-14-68). Shots of steeples of Gothic cathedral in unidentified city, distinctive spire of Greek Orthodox church visible nearby. Picturesque shot of pond, fountain, shruberry, wall of elegant house in background (city scenes same as NFB1910-FG-14-32).


Excerpt from
World War One
Paris (France), London (England), Italy, Saint Petersburg (Leningrad)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080