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| 13 min

Le 41e film de l’ONF à être nommé aux Oscars®

Documentaire plus vrai que nature sur la fabrication des clous. Les bruits naturels rendent saisissantes ces images vivantes de feu et d'eau. Forgé sur l'enclume, coupé mécaniquement ou produit de façon industrielle, on découvrira ce petit objet, universellement utile, à travers les étapes de sa fabrication.

  • director
    Phillip Borsos
  • executive producer
    John Taylor
  • photography
    Ron Orieux
  • sound
    Ralph Parker
  • editing
    Raymond Hall
  • re-recording
    Barry P. Jones
  • music
    Michael Conway Baker


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Ages 11 to 16

History and Citizenship Education - Industrialization (1800s)
Social Studies - Economics
Technology Education - Society and Technology

Describe the traditional methods used to create nails. Contrast this with modern methods featured in the film. Identify and explain the different documentary filmmaking techniques that are used in this film. Discuss the overt and covert themes/messages of this film. How are they communicated?

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