The film shows him laying out his watercolor palette, posing his model, and applying his wet washes. Flint typically worked from live models in his studio.
More about Sir William Russell Flint on Wikipedia
Flint bio on Jim Vadeboncoeur's website
On Monday I'll be giving a talk on composition at the Academy of Realist Art in Toronto. July 30, 2012 @ 6:30 pm.