STK-ID 38243

Numerous shots from different angles of exterior of cotton mill, workers, men and women, carrying full baskets of cotton wool on their heads, others packing same into sacloth bales, last shot showing Calandria passing in background. MCSs, CSs of cotton mill's workers having a tea break. HASs, MS, MCS of lone farmer boy hand-plowing field with span of oxen. CSs of tailor at sewing machine. HAS, CSs, PANs of men making rope, stone cutters at work in background including CSs of same. HASs, CSs of potter shaping pots, using wood paddle and potters wheel to MS and MCSs of piles of pots on ground. CS of "Rajasthan State Electricity Board" label on truck door. LA PAN, MSs of linemen working on top of hydro pylon tower. MCS of four hay loaded wagons pulled by oxen passing in front of camera. TRAVELLING SHOTs from tongaride (horse taxi) through streets of village showing villagers strolling, outdoor markets, the odd cow. CS of horse taxi with two passengers.


Excerpt from
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio