STK-ID 54974

Various shots of ox-powered Persian water wheel (pump), of water flowing from small pipe into canal, irrigating rice field, MLS of experimental rice field (Markaz Project) on outskirts of village (4:52). FOLLOW MLS of man leading loaded donkey (0:31). CS of women cleaning vegetables at open well (0:51). MS of tall stone wall, of woman and girl walking by, CS of face of man (0:38). MS of men in village, leading two dromedaries loaded with lumber (0:50). MS of women and children looking at camera, a boy with a goat on a leash walks towards them, CS of little girl wearing hijab standing under stone arch (0:27).


Excerpt from
The Land: A New Priority
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome, 16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486