• Short Summary

    IN TOKYO, A FESTIVE MOOD TO RIVAL ANY WESTERN CITY AS JAPAN PREPARES TO CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS.

  • Description

    1.
    MV BUILDING, TILT DOWN..TO ENTRANCE
    0.06

    2.
    MV WINDOW DECORATIONS (2 SHOTS)
    0.17

    3.
    MV INT.. STORE
    0.23

    4.
    CU DECORATIONS ON CHANDELIER
    0.26

    5.
    MV SHOPPERS ON ESCALATORS
    0.30

    6.
    MV MERRY-GO-ROUND
    0.37

    7.
    CU NOVELTIES PAN TO SIGN
    0.41

    8.
    MV PAN..DECORATIONS INSIDE STORE
    0.49

    9.
    MV SANTA CLAUSES -- JAPANESE VERSION (3 SHOTS)
    1.01

    10.
    SLV STREET PAN TO PLAYGROUND
    1.06

    11.
    MV ORPHANS AT PARTY (2 SHOTS)
    1.12

    12.
    LV PUPPET SHOW
    1.16

    13.
    CU CHILDREN LOOKING
    1.17

    14.
    MV CHILDREN APPLAUDING
    1.25

    15.
    CU SANTA CLAUS DISTRIBUTING PRESENTS (2 SHOTS)
    1.33



    Initials PGR/S/JF/ES



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: IN TOKYO, A FESTIVE MOOD TO RIVAL ANY WESTERN CITY AS JAPAN PREPARES TO CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS.THOUGH JAPAN IS OVERWHELMINGLY BUDDHIST, MILLIONS OF YOUNGSTERS EXCHANGE GIFTS AT THIS TIME EVERY YEAR.

    AND TO CATER FOR THE, DEPARTMENT STORES HAVE GONE GAY WITH LAVISH CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS AND WINDOW DISPLAYS FIGURING, OF COURSE, SANTA CLAUS -- JAPANESE-STYLE.

    NOT TO BE OUTDONE, TOKYO'S CITY COUNCIL HELD A GIANT PARTY FOR THE CITY'S ORPHANS THE OTHER DAY.THE YOUNGSTERS WERE TREATED TO A PUPPET SHOW, THEN FATHER CHRISTMAS HANDED OUT GIFTS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA746FSNA3QJEF48QHM30USUMFD
    Media URN:
    VLVA746FSNA3QJEF48QHM30USUMFD
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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