STK-ID 30712

MS of cowboy holding lariat, squatting on ground. CU of cattle moving past and very close to camera, cowboys in background. Reverse angle of cattle entering corral. HAMLS of large herd of milling cattle. Closer shot of cattle filling frame. LS and HASs of cowboy driving bunch of cattle. Level MSs of cows in herd, moving along, mounted cowboys urging them on. MLS of several cowboys mounting up near corral fence. Three LSs of lone rider moving on ridge, silhouetted against sky. HASs of large herds on the move, cowboys urging cows along. MS of burly cowboy holding gate handle, lowering it, PAN to other man tagging ear of cow whose head is caught in special trap. Clearer shot of tagging operation. MLS of man trapping head of cow, of other man tagging ear of cow, of first cowboy releasing animal. Rear HAS of corral fence, cowboy trapping cow. Side shot of cow being prodded up ramp and into cattle truck. HAS of row of corrals, a few cows in them, the odd cowboy moving about. HAS of truck and ramp leading up into it, other trucks in background. MS of truck leaving, other moving into place.


Excerpt from
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080