STK-ID 34591

Several shots of downtown Toronto traffic on rainy day, some cars with lights on. Shots of rainstorm in downtown Toronto, lowering clouds, traffic, cars with lights on, streets awash, trees dripping. Several TRAVELLING SHOTs, PANs, static shots in Toronto park, shafts of sunligh8t piercing mist, woman walking dog. Several CSs of weeds growing up through cracks in concrete steps and through seams in pavement. Several CSs of pigeons walking about on pavement, perched on roof tops and moving about in railway yard. CSs of house sparrows foraging for food on wet ground. Several shots of polluted stream on outskirts of city. MSs of anti-nuclear demonstrators marching around sample basement fallout shelter with placards.


Excerpt from
The Persistent Seed
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome, 35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio