STK-ID 3060

On Reserve: various interior shots of shack, Indigenous woman seated on chair, sewing. PAN of extremely poor interior, baby in hammock. Exterior shot of shack, woman visible through open door. Cut to other house and two shots of Indigenous child. TILT DOWN tall deciduous tree to reservation shack, two people coming out and walking away, two people seated on ground in foreground. PAN from old stove outside to reservation shack. PAN over various objects strewn about on ground. HAS of porch, food or something or other rotting on boards, flies on rotting mass. LS, ZOOM IN and ZOOM OUT, of shack, group of children in doorway. CU of Indigenous woman and three children. Cut to CU of face of woman. PAN of corner of log shack. ELS of log shack on shore of lake, closer shot of shack, PAN to debris close by. Several shots of reservation shack, group of young girls standing about, looking at camera. Various shots around the reserve. Interior shots of shack.


Excerpt from
Because They Are Different
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio