STK-ID 3739

Alberta fur farming: sequence at fur exhibition showing men examining minks in wire cages along table. CS of mink in cage. CU of man combing fox as other holds animal. Sequence in fox pen showing fur farmer trying to catch fox as animals run madly around, farmer finally catching one by the tail, dragging it out. CUs of black fox in wire cage, of grey mink in wire cage. MS of man examining mink, holding it by head and tail. CU of mink looking at camera through opening of wire cage. Sequence at fur exhibition showing man combing fur of silver fox, foxes in cages, row of foxes held to table by owners as examinators look on, giving first prize ribbon to fox in center frame. CU of "first prize" fox. HALSs over pens and hutches at Alberta Fur Farm. Winter shots of foxes running around madly across clearing near bushes. CU of white fox lying on table. Shot of row of hutches at fur farm. MSs of men and woman registering foxes, of man holding fox as other ties string around muzzle, of man brushing fox as other man holds it down.


Excerpt from
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio