STK-ID 32278

PAN along rustic rail fence, few trees beyond, highway in background with few cars passing by, old truck on other side of fence. Shot along fence, rails held by tripods of logs instead of posts stuck in ground. PAN TILT DOWN from blue skies past leafless trees to fence and truck. FOLLOW LSs of crow in flight, in tree. HAS of freight train seen from bridge. LS of same moving through town. TILT DOWN from freight train crossing on bridge to creek. Various shots of creek, rough, white water, trees, brisk wind, shadows of leaves on ground. TRAVELING SHOTs along railway tracks, foreshortened views of tracks branching out from main line, crossing with cars moving by. MCUs of tracks.


Excerpt from
They're Putting Us Off the Map
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio