• Short Summary

    JAPAN'S LAST PUSH Vivid pictures show the Japanese attack before which the Chinese were driven thirty miles from city/ At Geneva, Sir John Simon, Foreign Secretary, asks for support for League of Nations' efforts to restore peace

  • Description

    Geneva, Switzerland: Int. Scenes Semi view & semi cu. Simon sitting at table talks.



    Sound Effects: Simon talks about Conference which is aiming for the limitation of armaments, also to compose the dispute between China & Japan. These are two stupendous tasks calling for cool heads and for stout hearts, says without Public opinion Geneva can do nothing.



    Shanghai, China: Semi view of Jap. General. [Gen. view of Jap Cavalry ride along road. Long view of Tanks getting into position. Long view of Guns firing, gen. and semi view of guns firing. Long view of village ablaze. Semi view of Jap soldiers. Long view of burning building.]



    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice describes fighting etc. Gen. off-stage noise of guns firing. Gen. noise of horses hoofs along road.



    Sino-Japanese War; Diplomacy; Personalities - Politicians; Switzerland; Disarmament Conference?, Sir John Allsebrook Simon, 1st Viscount Simon (1873-1954), China




    Initials


    Shanghai

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    Background: JAPAN'S LAST PUSH Vivid pictures show the Japanese attack before which the Chinese were driven thirty miles from city/ At Geneva, Sir John Simon, Foreign Secretary, asks for support for League of Nations' efforts to restore peace

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3NYHP2L06JW9WQRNM6NS3JE86
    Media URN:
    VLVA3NYHP2L06JW9WQRNM6NS3JE86
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/03/1932
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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