STK-ID 51585

Potato chip factory. CUs of potatoes tumbling inside peeling/washing machine, CUs of potatoes coming out of peeling machine and falling onto conveyer (1:48). MS of chips falling off conveyer into hot oil, steam rising, CU of bubbling oil, rotating arms keep them moving towards other end of vat, CU of burner heating oil (3:24). CSs of sliced potato chip on conveyer, going through rinsing stage, falling off conveyer and moving to drying stage (3:06). CSs, CUs of chips being cooked in oil, shots of cooked chips being pushed out of oil onto conveyer by automated arms, shots of chips falling off end of conveyers (4:58).


Excerpt from
How Do They... ?
British Columbia
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Video Disk, DVCPRO25
Shooting format
Betacam SP
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486