STK-ID 32004

Various shots of horses and sulkies heading for and past camera at Blue Bonnets racetrack during winter training, snow on ground, snowbanks along track. Rear shots horse called "Sir William Pick" taken from sulky during training run. PAN to warmly dressed trainer driving. TRAVELLING SHOTs of horses and sulkies passing camera, PANs to "Sir William Pick". Various interior shots of Roger White Stable showing harnessing, grooming. Front TRAVELLING SHOT following horse and sulky, of other horses and sulkies passing, snow on ground, frosty breaths. Front shots of warmly dressed drivers wearing goggles. MLS of horses and sulkies coming around bend on main track, empty grandstand in background, snow on ground. Low level AERIAL SHOTs of snowy Blue Bonnets, of Montreal looking north-east towards Saint-Joseph Oratory, TILT DOWN to track. Various AERIAL SHOTs of track and surrounding areas. (00/03/1963)


Excerpt from
Winter Training at Blue Bonnets
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio