STK-ID 30933

Various night and daytime shots of sheep, singly and in flocks, resting, running, drinking. CUs of mantel radio, hand turning it on, of shepherd lighting his pipe and reclining on couch. MSs of shepherd feeding flock, of men washing up in morning. ELSs of flock on far side of shallow valley. Heroic MS of shepherd dog of keeping watchful eye on flock off screen. PAN of distant wooden ridge, of dark clouds being pushed by wind. CUs of dog licking dead or injured lamb, of shepherd clambering over rocks. Interior shots of shepherd's "furniture" in tent. CU of flapjacks being cooked by off screen shepherd in early morning.


Excerpt from
The Shepherd
British Columbia
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio