A story told from the foot's point of view of the need to wear protective shoes or boots in jobs where feet need to be guarded against accidents.

Year of Production: 1966

Color or Black and White?: Colour

Running Time: 12 mins 33 secs

Shot List


00:00:00:00-00:05:00:00 over cu of alarm clock cu hand turns off alarm clock cu socks with holes in them rub together and walk downstairs into kitchen lo w< shot man's face looking miserable vs man puts on shoes and ties laces ms man out of door down path and into car low < shot Ford Consul as it drives away vs Ford Consul driving towards and past camera ground level shot of man's face as he walks vs heavy and / or dangerous objects and hazardous activities in the factory ms one man hands an iron bar to
another who promptly drops it ms heavy object narrowly misses man's foot mcu man jumps back as railway engine passes vs shoes playing footsy under table

00:05:00:00-00:10:00:00 vs feet walking and man's face looking at his feet with a terrified face vs man is given a demonstration of the need for safety shoes from the safety manager mcu machine crushes shoe cu various different styles of safety boots and shoes vs man is fitted with shoes mcu man walks past building where group of women press their faces to window looking out

00:10:00:00-00:12:33:08 low < shot man's face looking smug / happy vs man's feet walking pov shot of man's feet walking vs man walks about site and helps another man remove iron bar from skip cu iron bar falls on man's foot ms two men carry iron bars from skip cu feet walking low < shot man looking smug / happy