STK-ID 7372

Sequence in granery showing farmer and farmhand fanning oats, shovelling it, bagging it. MCS of old time orchestra, fiddle and guitar. TILT UP to square dancing couples in community hall. Various shots of orchestra, of dancers. Two shots of disc biting into soil, of tractor pulling disc past camera, homestead in distant background. LS of boy coming out shed with school bag and bicycle, of boy cycling away. Interior shots of end of meal in typical farmhouse, woman gathering dishes, boy pocketing some cookies before leaving, grandfather finishing his tea. CS of woman slicing bread. CS of toast burning in toaster, being replaced by fresh slice. ECU of man's hands using spoon to cut grapefruit. Profile MS of farmhand milking cow by hand.


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