STK-ID 37756

Children at play: MCUs of young girl blowing on dandelion fluff. Cut to fluff flying about, floating on air. Cut to MCUs of daisy, young hand picking up same. Big CU of center of daisy. Big CU of morning glory. Sequence on little girl and small boy running with red kite, the two running towards the camera in the field, girl holding string of kite. GROUND TO AIR SHOT of red kite, MCUs. LS of the two children running with kite. Rear view of the two children, girl holding kite string, kite in air in distance, little boy jumping with excitement. MCUs of faces, of hands of girl holding kite. ZOOM IN through large conduits in playground on child playing in sand box, filling pail with sand. Cut to group of boys launching toy gliders into the air. MLS of single boy doing likewise. Cut to MCU of hand winding rubber motor of toy plan E. Boys launching toy rubber-powered plane. FOLLOW SHOT of three children running down a slight slope in a park, falling. Ditto two, then one.


Excerpt from
Perception: Structure or Flow
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio