STK-ID 36069

Various shots from different angles at Pondichéry railway station of people on platform, of a train entering station, of Albert Jordan, a French teacher at the Sir George William University in Montreal, with his daughter Sarah and son Daniel running on platform and climbing into train with other passengers, of Jordan family in their compartment. Shot of Indians in other compartments, some shots of countryside, of Jordan family looking through windows with countryside and village in evidence, of train entering in Pondichéry railway station, of family debarking from train and walking outside station to a car, of the driver opening hood to start the motor and driving family home. MSs of front of the car as it is driving through Pondichéry streets, of Albert and children descending from car and entering home.


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