STK-ID 51571

TILT DOWN from MWS of semi-arid hills in Canada's "Pocket Desert" to MSs of kids riding go-karts speeding on track lined with tires (1:35). Various shots of sea-doos and water skiers on Okanagan Lake (0:28). MS of meadowlark perched on shrub, MSs, CSs of bluebird perched on fence (0:13). MLS through heat shimmers of paved road in desert, a car comes into view from behind camera and drives around curve (0:29). MLS of semi-arid landscape, PULL FOCUS to MS of antelope bushes in foreground (0:24). LAS of pale half moon in blue sky with branches of pine tree on left side of view, LAS of moon setting behind hill (1:37).


Excerpt from
Pocket Desert - Confessions of a Snake Killer
Okanagan Lake, Pocket Desert
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486