Walking to School
Walking to School is a short film from ca. 1960s released on 16mm. It is held in the Prelinger Archives collection.
01:41:20:24 Pan over Los Angeles school in Spanish style architecture; VS pan over different style schools
01:41:54:02 Children waiting in line as the school bus pulls up to their stop; children enter school bus in single file line
01:42:28:09 Man holding up stop sign signals for children to cross the street
01:43:07:07 group of 9 children walking up sidewalk, three boys leading the pack.
01:43:24:01 Mother walks two children boy and girl out of house to sidewalk holding both their hands; mother says goodbye to her children, boy and girl walk down sidewalk to school holding hands; VS brother and sister walking to school; siblings stop to let car pull out of driveway then continue on their way; cars pulls over and offers children a ride to school, children decline
01:45:18:01 Boy and girl between 7 and 10 years old walking up sidewalk stop at corner, look both ways; CU stop sign; MS boy and girl look both way; LS car makes right turn passing in front of the two children, kids cross the street
01:45:46:13- 01:48:42:01 tracking shot boy and girl walking up street without sidewalk, boy walks in front of girl; VS brother and sister walking to school; MS traffic signal changes from green to yellow to red; boy and girl wait at corner for green light; traffic signal is red; MS boy and girl waiting; traffic signal turns green; boy and girl cross street; LS boy and girl stop at cross walk; cross walk signal changes from Walk to Don�t Walk; MS boy pushes cross walk button, boy and girl wait for the signal to change then cross street; LS boy and girl passing highway on pedestrian overpass; boy and girl arrive at school with the other children.
01:48:43:11 Mother waves goodbye to her son and daughter as the walk off down the sidewalk holding hands; VS review of same footage children walking to school; letting car pull out of driveway; declining ride from stranger; looking both ways at crosswalks; walking in single file when there is no sidewalk
01:50:34:11 Boy and girl walking down tree-lined sidewalk holding hands run to their mother waiting for them at the front door.
� 8:35:09:23- 8:35:25:05 Nice image behind two children walking along a suburban, California road. There is no sidewalk, and they step up on the curb when a car comes towards them. The homes beside them are southern Californian, suburban pueblo style. There are tall hills ahead of them.
� 8:37:28:14- 8:37:37:14The two children walk along a pedestrian overpass to avoid the busy street below. The overpass is fenced in.
|Walking to School|
|Produced by||Davis (Sid) Productions|
Davis (Sid) Productions
|Distributed by||Davis (Sid) Productions|