STK-ID 6119

[Title: Nature's Benediction] Slow PAN of ice face of glacier. LS of mountains, TILT DOWN to glacial lake. Shot of prairie in foothills, car moving away from camera along twin-furrowed dirt road. TILT DOWN to masked shot of spruce tree. Various masked and unmasked shots of spruce sapling, of needles. Two shots of tree nursery. CUs of man holding several cuttings in his hands, trimming them with knife. Shot of cutting sticking out of ground. Shot of man demonstrating the proper technique in planting tree cuttings. Shot of man ploughing double furrows with horse-drawn, ordinary farmer's plough, then putting cutting into furrow, packing soil around it. PAN over shelter belts, static shot of evergreen shelter belt. Sequence on men planting small evergreen trees. PAN over wheat field, wheat cut and stacked in small piles. HAS over luxuriant kitchen garden. [Titles interspersed]


Excerpt from
Canadian Forestry Association
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486