STK-ID 38894

In Poland, MS of a woman standing in front of her house. Several MCSs of her working on a flowered hedge in front of her house. DOLLY SHOTs of a field of colourful flowers. Cut to MS of a water well, a pail hanging right beside it. CU of a flower. Various CUs of a ladybug on white flowers. CUs of different kinds of flowers. CSs of a man’s face to TILT DOWN of his hands working on an embroidery piece. HACSs of his hands handling a needle with coloured thread, making designs on the edge of the sleeve of a blouse. MCSs of him working. Several shots from different angles of Polish costumed dancers performing outside at night and dancing around a bonfire, including shots of musicians playing music (no sound).


Excerpt from
In Praise of Hands/Hommage aux mains
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Born Digital, ProRes
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
2048x1556, 1920 x 1080