STK-ID 435

Veterans Housing: shots of men wearing carpenter overalls working on blue prints for houses at drafting tables. Men are veterans schooled under Veterans Housing Plan. Sequence on men constructing house showing electricians wiring fuse box, plumbers working on joints of main pipes. CU of plumber's hand pouring babbit of pipe joint, wiping excess with cloth. MS of carpenters sawing lumbers on benches at carpentry school. Sequence on men plastering interior walls of house in construction, LAMS of plasterers at work, PAN to CS of men laying bricks around fireplace. CS of cement being mixed, DOLLY OUT to MS of bricklayers laying bricks on wall of house. CS of man painting clapboard wall. HAS over man planning piece of board with hand plane in carpentry shop. CS of food wastes in garbage cans, TILT UP to men emptying cans in garbage truck. HACS PAN over garbage (food wastes) in city dump. CU of flies swarming around loaf of bread. LS of piled garbage in dump.


Excerpt from
Accidents Don't Happen
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486