STK-ID 39721

MLS with PAN over wall where many skeins of coloured wool are hanging, to loom on which young woman is working. CS and HAECS of work on loom. Frontal CS, through spindles of loom, of hands working loom and TILT UP to woman half-hidden by horizontal wooden parts. HACS of women’s hands kneading huge ball of dough in old kneading trough and MS of woman working bent over dough. LACS of woman’s head from front and wooden lid of trough. [Same woman again] HACS of baby lying down and hands undressing it. CS of head of mother and child (moving camera). MCS of mother bathing baby. CS of mother drying and diapering child after bath. MCS of mother spoon-feeding child lying on her lap (twice) and some CSs of mother and child. Various shots from MS to CS and ECS of other young mother sitting in rocking chair and nursing baby.


Excerpt from
Les Filles du Roy
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio