STK-ID 35254

The whole roll consists of several shots from different angles at the Blood First Nation rodeo: of Indigenous cowboys riding wild horses baddled and bulls, of riders leaping from horses onto neck of bulls and trying to bring them down by the horns, of Indigenous girls riding horses fast around barrels, of children playing around. CSs of spectators, of women riding horses around barrels, of cowboys catching bulls with lassos, of cowboy chasing and roping calf. CSs of spectators. MS of two little boys trying to catch a little girl with a lasso, of an Indigenous boy riding a bull, being thrown and lying on the ground, suffering, of men helping him to get up and walk, of a young man riding a bull, being thrown with arm still roped at bull, of the cowboy lying on the ground for a while, standing up and leaving. (Some shots are light)


Excerpt from
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio