• Short Summary

    CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND, AND A CHILLY RECEPTION LAST WEEK FOR SOUTH AFRICA'S ALL-WHITE RUGBY LEAGUE TEAM, ARRIVING FOR A TOUR OF THE DOMINION.

  • Description

    1.
    SV DEMONSTRATORS WITH PLACARDS
    0.08

    2.
    CU POLICEMEN
    0.11

    3.
    CU BANNER: 'N.Z. RUGBY LEAGUE - WHY INVITE SEGREGATION?
    0.16

    4.
    LV PLANE ARRIVES
    0.21

    5.
    LV DEMONSTRATORS
    0.24

    6.
    CU BANNER: "APARTHEID NO FOOTBALL YES"'
    0.26

    7.
    SV TEAM LEAVE PLANE
    0.35

    8.
    CU BANNER: "NO AFRICANS, NO TOUR"
    0.38

    9.
    SV TEAM LEAVES PLANE
    0.41

    10.
    CU BANNER: "KIWIS OR OSTRICHES"
    0.43

    11.
    LV DEMONSTRATORS
    0.50

    12.
    TV TEAM PAST FORMATIONS
    1.00



    Initials PGR/S/WH/EEH



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND, AND A CHILLY RECEPTION LAST WEEK FOR SOUTH AFRICA'S ALL-WHITE RUGBY LEAGUE TEAM, ARRIVING FOR A TOUR OF THE DOMINION.DEMONSTRATORS, MOSTLY STUDENTS, PARADED AT THE AIRPORT IN PROTEST AGAINST SOUTH AFRICA'S APARTHEID POLICY.

    BANNERS CARRIED BY THE DEMONSTRATORS READ: "APARTHEID NO, FOOTBALL YES," AND "NO AFRICANS, NO TOUR" - A REFERENCE THE ABSENCE OF AFRICAN PLAYERS AMONG THE TEAM.

    (A SIMILAR ANTI-RACIAL DEMONSTRATION GREETED THE TEAM WHEN THEY ARRIVED IN SYDNEY EARLIER LAST WEEK TO PLAY AN AUSTRALIAN SIDE).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7Q2IX6F903QLFC1V11HH7QRNU
    Media URN:
    VLVA7Q2IX6F903QLFC1V11HH7QRNU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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