STK-ID 42000

Series of shots of Canadian soldiers participating in manoeuvres in Germany; Several shots of Leopard tanks moving on country road, raising clouds of dust (1:19). MS across road of tank camouflaged in bush on roadside, another tank comes into view from right and passes by camera, shots of tank firing 105-mm gun (0:38). LS of smoke bomb producing smoke in field, CS of soldier throwing smoke bomb PAN to shot of several bombs shrouding field in smoke (1:46). CSs of unit manning machine guns and recoilless rifle from position on roadside (0:50). Shots of crew of tank deploying retractable rocket launcher, defending position by barn, other soldiers try to capture it, CSs of gunner firing machine gun, soldier on ground retaliating with recoilless rifle (0:56).


Excerpt from
Defence of Canada
Germany (Deutschland)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio