STK-ID 34653

Eye Witness No.93: My Job - Highway Transport: various interior shots of warehouse showing crates, hand trucks, personnel moving about, loading trailers, closing doors, checking, signs indicating destinations of crates visible. Interior shots of dispatcher's office. Night shot of two truckers working on engine on roadside. Shot of van coming, roaring by in a blaze of light, the truckers jumping in alarm. Night CU of driver seen through windshield, of oncoming headlights taken from beside road, coming towards camera and getting closer and closer, stopping in the nick of time. Several shots of huge trailer trucks speeding on highway in uninhabited region, snow on ground. Interior shot of driver driving. TRAVELLING SHOT of road ahead, of bridge, buildings, traffic. Shot of customs man inspecting cargo on truck. Interior shots of garage as mechanics repair truck engines. CU of piston, of mechanic.


Excerpt from
Eye Witness No. 93
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w, 16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio