STK-ID 36752

MS of an old Indian couple sitting and talking to camera with a little boy arriving and climbing inside of man's arms, of man caressing him. ZOOM IN CS of the boy. ZOOM OUT of the family with a teenager girl joining them. Various shots of a poor house with a woman and her two children coming out of it, woman sitting on the ground and taking care of them, of family leaving house and walking to a construction site. Several shots from different angles of woman at work on the site with younger child in her arms and older one following her, of people doing different kinds of work, woman shovelling the ground, of a man talking to workers, of men and women at work, women transporting various loads on their heads.


Excerpt from
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio