• Short Summary

    The Japanese Floating Fair has begun a tour of major European ports, at Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Passenger terminal & banner "10TH Japan Floating Fair"
    0.03

    2.
    CU Ship's name "Shin Sakura Maru" PAN TO ship at wharf
    0.13

    3.
    SV People board ship (2 shots)
    0.24

    4.
    GV Gaisha girls in Japanese tea ceremony
    0.27

    5.
    CU PAN Festival masks
    0.32

    6.
    SV & CU Children looking at mechanical arm (2 shots)
    0.43

    7.
    SV & CU People look at model of Japanese super tanker (2 shots)
    0.54

    8.
    GV & SV Japanese sewing machines (2 shots)
    1.04

    9.
    SV People watch potter at work
    1.20



    Initials SGM/0134 SGM/0151



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Japanese Floating Fair has begun a tour of major European ports, at Amsterdam in the Netherlands. The Fair is aboard the "Shin Sakura Maru", which will call at nine other ports on the continent. The Ship is on her maiden voyage.

    The Fair combines trade exhibits with displays of traditional Japanese culture and customs.

    A previous Japans Floating Fair visited European ports in 1964. On that occasion more than 170-thousand people inspected the exhibits.

    The "Shin Sakura Maru" is due back in Tokyo on 26 November.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA86MYZGYQ30XXYOGORTCUD6WNI
    Media URN:
    VLVA86MYZGYQ30XXYOGORTCUD6WNI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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