STK-ID 38917

First Day in School: the remainder of the following consists of several shots from different angles of parents leaving their apartment house and taking their children to school for the first day, getting to school assembly room for inaugural speech and presentation of the new students with various shots of parents and students, including shots of principal speaking, of parents taking their children in classroom, female teacher putting ID cards in front of students sitting at trestle table, parents leaving classroom, children opening their book. Several shots from different angles of children painting with small brushes, of one child washing his hands, other one playing on a swing, other serving imaginary tea, of teacher speaking, of house maquette construction, of children drawing houses with paint and brushes, of teacher pointing to map and other papers on wall, of child playing with toy telephone. LS PAN on town, ending on school extension.


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