STK-ID 36065

TRAVELLING SHOTs on an Indian country road of Austin Delaney, a man from Vancouver living in India where he developed a center consisting of three houses located on a beach for children to play and learn with freedom, riding bicycle, of huts, carts pulled by oxen, people on bicycles or walking (flares from windshield in evidence). TRAVELLING SHOTs in Indian village of huts. MS of Indian children transporting luggage of a westerner. Few shots of villagers. MC medium FOLLOW SHOT of Austin Delaney walking to his hut on piles, climbing up ladder and sitting on floor of his open-air hut. PANs of beach and sea. Exterior MSs of his hut, of goats attached, of children playing under palm trees, of Austin Delaney walking to another hut serving as a playroom. HAS of a woman climbing up ladder. Various shots of Indian children playing with toys in small sand box with symbolic objects so Austin and another psychologist can make statement about children's life beyond the verbal capacity (they call it the world game). Several shots from different angles of Fred Bushnell, a spiritual man living on an island that he developed and beautified, walking through palm trees, of him under an arch of trees with boatman on a dugout approaching island, of an Indian on pirogue, of Fred Bushnell on tour of island showing a big snake in cage, his house, palm trees forest with indians in evidence, statues.


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