STK-ID 30261

Various shots of people crawling on their hands and knees, picking up potatoes, of tractor drawing wagons loads of potato sacks, of interior of shed where potatoes are graded, cleaned and bagged for market. Various CUs of men and women at work in shed and in field. TRAVELLING SHOTs from machine of back of potato digger as potatoes slide back onto ground, of driver of digger. FOLLOW SHOT of tractor drawing wagon load of potato sacks passing by shrine in immediate foreground, heading for some buildings.


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