STK-ID 30231

MCSs of Kainai (Blood) cowboy, Pete Standing Alone, checking saddle and testing fit of stirrups. MCSs of hand grips being fitted onto necks of broncos. Various shots of rodeo on Blood reserve, bronco busting, riders being thrown by broncos, cowboys trying to tame wild horses, rider leaping from horse onto neck of Hereford and trying to down it. MCSs of group of Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers standing and chatting at camp. Various shots of roughnecks on oil drilling operations on Blood reserve, including shots of Pete. Various shots of Kainai (Blood) men working on building construction. MSs and MCSs of earth moving and earth levelling machines in operation, Kainai (Blood) men operators. MSs of hay baling machine in operation on reserve, haystack and Rocky Mountains in background.


Excerpt from
Circle of the Sun
Southern Alberta
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm original kodachrome, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080