STK-ID 38622

Various MSs from different angles of Bolivian people walking in streets of Chuchichambi village on altiplano with houses made of mud bricks and thatched roofs. Several night shots from different angles of group of Bolivian women and children in church, some standing up and others kneeling or sitting on ground and singing. Various MCSs, CSs of two men playing mandolin and four women singing and clapping hands in small room. MS of a Bolivian girl putting small branches in fire in an outside oven with ZOOM OUT to MS of village house and church steeple. MS of man arriving at oven with wooden planks. MSs of man soaking fabric in rivulet with a stick and of girl taking and transporting water in tin to oven. Various MSs of man cooking small round bread in oven and taking out baked cooked ones. MS of girl bringing an empty box to man at oven. Several shots from different angles of girl preparing and cleaning fruits or vegetables in water including shots of people passing by on street.


Excerpt from
Les deux côtés de la médaille
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio