STK-ID 32005

Shots, from interior and exterior of #1 Fire Station, of fire trucks racing out. Shot of firemen holding net, DOLLY OUT to training tower, man jumping into net to simulate rescue operations. MLS of fire trucks emerging from #4 Station. HAS and TILT UP aerial ladder, smoke in foreground, TILT UP with fireman. MS of man seen through smoke, directing stream of water past camera. MCS of man manning fire hose at top of ladder. Shot of man manning fire hose, smoke obscuring view. MS of fire engine, fireman holding control of aerial fire hose. TILT UP ladder to hose at top spraying gallons of water on building. LS of men climbing ladder to training tower. LAS along ladder to men climbing. Shots of firemen emerging from building, PAN to sign "City of Winnipeg Fire Dept - Administration Building". MS of blackboard in classroom, instructor speaking to camera. MS of men putting out grass fire. Shot of fire truck speeding to a stop near instructor, of men jumping off truck, pulling hoses off in all directions. Brief shots of men on trucks during race to fire, of men moving rapidly past camera, of men pulling hoses off truck. Shots of men training, practicing with grass fire, with net and dummy, opening fire hydrant, connecting hoses, manning water cannon. Shot of gas masked men clilmbing to base of ladder. CUs of faces as men work. (00/06/1962)


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