STK-ID 3744

CUs of draftsman drawing graphics. MS in draftroom, DOLLY IN on man at desk drawing graphic. TILT DOWN grain elevator on waterfront in harbour to HA PAN of cargo ship. Sequence on grain loading operations showing men pulling rope on deck of ship, grain falling from chutes into holds of ship, man directing operations from ship's bridge. Shots of cargo ship sailing away. Shot of grain elevator on prairie, PAN to farmer driving horse-drawn wagon into elevator. Front shot of man driving wagon inside elevator, dropping grain into hold of elevator. Winter street scenes in small town showing boy playing with dog, PAN to traffic moving down street, FOLLOW SHOTs of dump truck driving to grain elevator. Shots of truck dumping grain into hold of elevator.


Excerpt from
The Business of Farming
Prairie Provinces
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio