STK-ID 36764

The whole roll consists of several shots from different angles of an Indian woman sitting on the ground of her house, taking care of and feeding her three children, putting them to sleep, of her burning incense. Cut to her husband feeding cows in barn and milking them, of men outside carrying urns hanging on long sticks or on top of their head. Cut back inside barn of woman milking and feeding cows including shots of children around, of man eating, woman cooking chiapattis (Indian bread), of men walking away with urns, of people in barn taking care of cows, of man leaving with urns to sell milk, of cows in barn, of a carpenter at work, of woman brooming ground, of men feeding cows, of woman at well with others, walking home and watering cows, of her pumping water into urns, of an old man sitting on the ground.


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