STK-ID 30258

Slow TRAVELLING SHOT of bales of hay on baler chute, of man nudging bale so that it falls to ground. CU of front part of baler, worm turning rapidly, hay cramming into opening. Shot of approaching horse-drawn cart loaded with hay, driver leading horse off road to let farm tractor-drawn wagon loaded with bales of hay pass by. LS of tractor-drawn wagon pulling rapidly away from horse and cart. Various shots of farmer loading cart with hay, of tractor-drawn baler moving towards camera, passing it. Brief CU of farmer looking on. Shot of other farmer tinkering with his tractor and mower attachment, climbing aboard and driving off. MLS of parade of tractor, wagons, and other farm implements, going down road in direction of houses, away from camera, horse-drawn cart bringing up the rear. LS of church seen through carved posts of porch. FOLLOW SHOT of file of farm implements passing by. Shots of farmer loading hay into his cart, of men baling hay in field.


Excerpt from
Une île du St-Laurent
Ile aux Grues
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio