STK-ID 32003

PAN from river and three men to marsh and field. Short MS PAN of people thinning lettuce rows at Keswick Farm of Federal Farms. Brief shot of men putting lettuce heads in cardboard box. CU of lettuce leaves. Various shots of people harvesting lettuce, packing lettuce, carrying boxes to wagon. CUs of operation, of heads of lettuce, home farms, near Bardford, Ontario. CU of buyer, TILT DOWN to cauliflower in his hands, TILT UP to farmer. Shot of two tractor trailers leaving Federal Farms shipping department, passing close to camera. HA PAN of women inspecting and grading potatoes. Shot of potatoes being carried by the hundreds past operators on wide conveyors. HA PAN of carrot bagging "assembly line". HAS of carrot bagging assembly line conveyor, TILT DOWN. CU of potato chips being boiled in oil. HAS of potato chips being packaged. Shot from end of vacuum cooling tank, of load of boxes of lettuce moving in to tank from other end towards camera.


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