• Short Summary

    THE PEOPLE OF BARAM, A DISTRICT IN NORTHERN SARAWAK, ASSEMBLED ON A RIVER BANK FOR THE COUNTRY'S BIGGEST REGATTA.

  • Description

    1.
    (PAN) CROWD


    2.
    MALAY GIRLS


    3.
    RIVER BOATS


    4.
    DYAKS WITH "HEAD-GEARS"


    5.
    RACING BOATS


    6.
    RACING BOAT


    7.
    DYAK GIRLS


    8.
    DECORATED OAR (TILT UP) OARSMAN


    9.
    DECORATION AT FRONT OF BOAT


    10.
    WOMEN AND CHILDREN


    11.
    DYAK CHIEF WITH "HEAD-GEAR"


    12.
    START OF RACE


    13.
    DYAK WITH "GEAR-HEAD"


    14.
    CHIEF MINISTER NINGKAN, LOOKS THROUGH BINOCULARS


    15.
    MORE RACING


    16.
    (PAN) SPECTATORS


    17.
    DYAK LOOKING ON


    18.
    RACE




    Initials


    SPORT: BOAT RACING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE PEOPLE OF BARAM, A DISTRICT IN NORTHERN SARAWAK, ASSEMBLED ON A RIVER BANK FOR THE COUNTRY'S BIGGEST REGATTA.

    THEY CONSISTED MAINLY OF DYAKS, WHO WORE COLOURFUL HEAD-DRESSES.

    SARAWAK'S CHIEF MINISTER, MR. STEPHEN KALONG NINGKAN, WATCHED THE RACE FROM A SPECIALLY CONSTRUCTED ATTAP PAVILION. DATO ABANG HAJI OPENG, THE GOVERNOR OF SARAWAK, WAS ALSO PRESENT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4JB7U55YISX8UFDMB0652322A
    Media URN:
    VLVA4JB7U55YISX8UFDMB0652322A
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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