STK-ID 51175

Visual in Suzhou province (Yang Chang Hu), MLS of opening in stone wall of peasants planting rice in paddy (0:29). MLS of thatched houses at edge of flooded rice paddy, ZOOM OUT to MLS of long thatched roof building housing pig pens (0:21). MLS of woman using hoe to till flooded rice paddy (0:10) CS of small white goat tied to post with rice paddy in background (0:25). Shot of peasant carrying rice seedlings in baskets (hanging from pole she has across one of her shoulders) walking by camera and heading into paddy, CS of water flowing in flooded paddy, MSs of workers planting rice (1:13). Shots of peasants on footpath (0:07). MCS of female worker harvesting rice in flooded paddy, tying them in bundles (0:40). MS back view of woman wearing western clothes walking by her bicycle on footpath between rice paddies (0:09). MS of men using hoes to till muddy field, ZOOM OUT to MLS of large two-story white house (0:19). HAMS of two women planting rice in paddy (0:19). MWS of rice paddies (0:14). MLSs of small smoky tractor being used to till muddy field (1:17). CSs, CUs of women planting rice in flooded paddy (2:18).


Excerpt from
La Grippe
Suzhou (province)
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
Super 16mm color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486