STK-ID 39141

Shot of wheat field, trees in background, few clouds in sky. Shot of farmer driving horse-drawn binder past camera. FOLLOW LS of boy moving along road in buggy, trees and fields filling frame. Two shots of cows grazing in pasture, farm buildings visible in distant background. Shot along edge of pasture of bushes lining field. LAS of tree leaves moving slowly in the wind. MLS of two horses on edge of pond on farm, trees and farm buildings in background. Shots including night view of weeds along stream, of edge on far side, foliage mirrored in calm water. Shot of reflection of trees in water. Shot of weedy field at dusk, wild flowers crowding camera, trees in distant background. Three progressively closer shots of cornet in man's hand. CS of boy's hand writing in scribbler in school. Shots of pendulum clock, CU of clock face, TILT DOWN to oscillating pendulum. Night shot of wheat field with tree line at horizon, few clouds in sky.


Excerpt from
Cornet at Night
Prairie Provinces
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio