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    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for story in Colour Pictorial - CP 682. The original story is on Pathe Master tape *PM0433*. Reel 2 of the cuts is on Pathe Master tape *PM0441*.

    Cuts for story HONG KONG in CP 682. Brief point of view shot from the front of a tram travelling through the countryside. Several street scenes in the city showing traffic, people walking about and colourful Chinese signs hanging from the buildings; a man directs traffic from a little gazebo in the middle of a road. Aerial views of Hong Kong from a moving aircraft. More shots from the tramway; aerial shots of the city from the tram. C/U of a western tourist taking a photograph of the view. Several shots of cars driving on and off a ferry.

    Shots of the marketplace, mostly similar to cut story. Brief L/Ss of a shanty town (?) beside a modern hotel or apartment block. A different, rather brief sequence shows Hong Kong fashion models posing beside a shrine. L/Ss taken from the air of an aeroplanes coming in to land and taking off from Tak Kai (?) airport runway which juts out over the harbour; aerial views of the harbour and city

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    British Pathé
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    01:52:09:00 / 02:02:52:00
    CP 682 Cuts
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    CP 682 Cuts
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    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture Travel & Exploration
    01072013A China Hong Kong Hong Kong
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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