STK-ID 32048

HAS over lumber yard, village in background. MS of church. Closer shots of lumber piles, ends of planks, logs, ends of logs, lumber tugboat high and dry. MLS of sawmill, no activity. LS of mill, of village across field in foreground. Shot of men at work in mill starkly silhouetted against bright exterior. LAMLS of top of sawmill chimney, thick smoke, sun flashing through. Silhouette shots of men at work in sawmill, planks being sawn. Several shots of abandoned sawmill. MLS of working mill, log piles in foreground, Biencourt. Several interior shots of large sawmill, several men at work. MS of carriage and buzz saw, of other saws at work. Sequence at wood loading dock showing truck driving up, men unloading four-foot logs onto deck of ship, men stacking logs in hold. HAS of mass of logs on deck, men moving them. Sequence in woods, men sawing four-foot lengths.


Excerpt from
Aménagement rural & développement agricole
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080