STK-ID 30294

Eye Witness No.86: Bar Mitzvah: interior shots of Talmud-Torah school showing teacher and pupils. Various CUs of faces, of Hebrew books. LAS of teacher writing in Hebrew on blackboard, talking to class. CU of sign "Ottawa Talmud Torah" in English and Hebrew on wall outside school. Interior shots of teacher and pupils practicing winding of phylacteries on hands, fingers, forearms and foreheads. Shots of entrance, of pupils entering and leaving. Interior shots of classroom, of shadow on teacher, on blackboard covered with Hebrew characters. Exterior shot of school, snowbanks in foreground, door opening and children flocking out. Shot of children flocking towards camera with hockey sticks and skates. Interior shot of school office, Bar Mitzvah and man at desk, talking.


Excerpt from
Eye Witness No. 86: Bar Mitzvah
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080