STK-ID 9862

Numerous shots of Manitoba Hydro linesmen erecting poles, stringing wires, attaching transformers to tops of poles. Shots of hydro sub-station. Shot of electric water pump and tank in barn. Shot of hydro metal pylons across countryside. HALS pleasant looking countryside with farmhouse and farm buildings. Shot of farmyard showing farm buildings. Shot of man working electric grinder in barn. Shot of woman feeding chickens outside chicken coop. Shots of pigs in barn, clean surroundings. Shots of woman operating large electric sandwich maker in modern farm kitchen, of woman at fridge, of woman pouring waffle mixture into waffle iron. Shots of children in country school classroom. Shots of rapids.


Excerpt from
Farm Electrification
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 16 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 16mm original kodachrome
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486