U.S. Civil War Reenactment
02:20:33 - 02:22:38
Over the shoulder MS Union infantryman loading & firing musket from behind log, shooting & killing charging Confederate rebel. MS Union soldier crouched behind log, turning & shooting a Confederate rebel soldiers charging from behind him. LS eleven or so Confederate soldiers (battle line) emerging from trees, firing rifles while charging through barren field; very fake artillery fire explodes all around them, wafts of smoke rising, some soldiers falling; surviving soldiers rush by camera; smoke clears form battlefield, one "dead soldier" moving his hands. TLS Union position, several Yankees behind breastworks, U.S. flag (American flag) flying in FG. LSs rebels soldiers charging through field, from woods, stopping to fire guns at Yankees, reloading, resuming forward charge; some shots with fake artillery explosions. MSs Union soldiers standing in field, attending to muskets. Nice MS Rebel charging Yankee, Yankee knocking Reb down with rifle butt, then sticking (stabbing) him with bayonet. MS overly dramatic death of Yankee standing behind log, a fake artillery shell landing beside him in a cloud of smoke (hit by shell). TLS Rebels running through woods, one being hit by fire, an artillery explosion behind him seconds later. Panning LS field lined by trees; nice ground explosion (puff of smoke, grass being shuttled upward).