STK-ID 7181

CU of Varek, right hand raised, taking oath of allegiance. DOLLY OUT to include judge, court secretary and others. MS of the new citizen and his wife being congratulated by the judge. Shot of two men at work in science laboratory. MS of tractor-drawn combine cutting field of oats. Rear shot of combine turning in front of camera. Shot of Yousuf Karsh taking picture of male subject in Karsh's studio. CS of man welding with arc welder. Various shots of man operating drill in machine shop, of man using miller, of man using lathe, CU of gears turning on lathe in foreground, of man fitting flywheel to motor in factory. MS of man on top of building under construction in Toronto, skyscrapers visible in distance. Shot of woman approaching market stand, looking at produce. MLS of men working in gear factory. Shot of citizen Varek at work in gear factory. Various shots of Varek watching man using punch press, working in drafting room. MLS of drafting room. MS of Varek washing his hands at fountain in factory. Front MS of female typist in office.


Excerpt from
Citizen Varek
Toronto, Ottawa
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio