STK-ID 38375

The whole roll consists of several shots from different angles at the Sooke Community Hall banquet offered to the delegates of the Colombo Plan Conference of men on stage talking to guests, of a man of Sooke Club chopping a tree trunk with an axe, of delegates seated at tables applauding when trunk falled down, of two men in competition chopping trunks, of the winner being applauded. Shots of delegates watching the show, of the competition of women on stage hammering nails down in a large wooden plank, of spectators, of two teams of two men each sawing a big trunk, of delegates drinking and having fun, of various activities going on, of two delegates participating at a saw contest, of lunch time with women behind a table helping guests to get served at a buffet, of people waiting in line for buffet.


Excerpt from
Planning Prosperity Together
British Columbia
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio