STK-ID 31353

Front MLS of three boys racing over hill dotted with heavy evergreens towards and past camera, PAN right as they join group of children playing in park. MS of children playing ball in park. Shot of little girl standing by, watching shyly. MS of boy racing to first base in ball game, being put out. Shot of other children jumping up and down with glee, ridiculing him. Shot of boy hanging his head in shame as others taunt him. Front MCS of girl sewing cloth in round hoops. Shot of three boys standing around schoolyard, one playing with bolo-bat as others imitate him or just look on. Shot of girl passing by with ball and being followed by one of the boys. MS of girls skipping rope. MSs of boys and girls playing "ring around the rosie", falling. Shot of children falling during game, teacher supervising. CS of two girls falling. Front shot of children in primary grades sitting in modern, well lighted classroom. Front shot of girls skipping rope, part of brick school in background.


Excerpt from
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w, 16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio