STK-ID 32380

Wheat Story: shots of steam freight train moving by camera along railway bridge. Shot of row of bolters, man checking machines. Shot of row of test tubes, girl's hand checking one tube. Shot of bread loaves being removed from oven onto table. Shots of wheat being seved through fine screen, of wheat dropping from conveyor, of wheat moving rapidly by camera on conveyor, of wheat piling in front of camera. Shots of bags of flour moving along conveyor, men piling bags. Shots of ships moored at pier alongside elevator. CU of wheat shooting from spouts past camera. Shot of man piling bags of flour as they come off conveyor, of other man pulling away wagon loaded with bags. Shots of machine mixing dough, of dough travelling along conveyor, of dough coming down chute, of baker inspecting loaves inside oven. Shots of wheat speeding by camera on conveyor.


Excerpt from
Wheat Story / Safe Clothing
Prairie Provinces
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio