STK-ID 33709

CU of infantryman placing bayonet on rifle, TILT UP to man's face, camouflaged helmet. LS of Sherman tank moving across meadow as seen from protected position under trees. Rear MS of two infantrymen jumping rail fence, heading across meadow towards blockhouse in background. MS of machine gun firing from hole in hatch of tank, tank commander giving range from top of hatch. MS of several infantry soldiers lying on stomachs in meadow, firing rifles. Shots of patrol moving along edge on forest, under cover of tall grass, in full battle dress, of patrol meeting up with company commander directing men from road towards field. CU and ECU of feet of soldiers walking along road.


Excerpt from
Platoon in the Attack
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio