STK-ID 49825

Beltline Express: TRAVELLING SHOT of packages, of workers, as seen from conveyor belt in movement, trains visible to the right in station. Shot of man sorting boxes, moving past on conveyor. HA PAN over line-up of Canadian National Railway express trucks in railway yards. Shot of trucks lining up, pulling away from warehouse. Shot of engine and passenger cars entering frame from behind camera, speeding away in yard. Shot of woman sitting at controls of telerecorder console. Shot of handlers with microphones handling packages moving on conveyor. Shot of street, Canadian National Express truck moving into frame very close to camera, revealing large CNE sign. HASs of yards, diesel and steam freight trains pulling into yards, leaving.


Excerpt from
Beltline Express / Timber Cruiser / Nutrition Story
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486