A total of 110 women top leaders & members of the indonesian communists women organization "gerwani" were arrested in a special "bukit-duri" prison in djakarta, since the unsuccessful coup d'etat attempted.
Reel I of Plus X on ASA 320. "bukit duri" of women prison board; family visitors before the gate m.p.'s checked food parcels; some "gerwani" members during photographed and taken their fingers print; series shots of arrestees behind the prison bars during sleeping, sewing, talking where some of them backed the camera and saying "please don't take me with you camera"; one young girl in hand of her mother; army officer in jungle dress followed by top leaders of "gerwani"; old woman who closed her face with handkerchief was mrs. salawati daud (60) and more others in series shots.
Reel II of Superior 2 on ASA 200 two young women who had joined in lubang buaja "ceremony"; seated in front of woman police officer with typewriter was mrs. maesa siwi; series shot of mrs. siwi during interrogated; in the background was interrogated mrs. adjitorop (seated with hand covering face) by army officer; she answer the question and said that her husband is still now in peking; other woman during questioned by team were mrs. umi sardjono (wears housecoat, fat); other young lady also during interrogated by also young in civilian dress interrogator; walked mrs. salawati daud (refused to be photographed); finally mrs. m. siwi brought out by woman police officer "ashamed" to the camera and she entering the prison cell "good bye" till meet again, said to your cameraman where she knew very well as your cameraman.
Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved
Background: A total of 110 women top leaders & members of the indonesian communists women organization "gerwani" were arrested in a special "bukit-duri" prison in djakarta, since the unsuccessful coup d'etat attempted. Interrogated by joined together team of the army, police and other governmental interrogator held inside the prison. Among those 110 arrestees founded the top leaders of "gerwani" who is also as known as members of the parliament and people consultative body, as shown in the film were mrs. mudigdo (50), mrs. salawati daud (60), mrs. umi sardjono (45). Beside these women, also filmed three extra important persons as shown mrs. maesa siwi, known in djakarta as staff employee of north vietnamese embassy beside as stringer correspondent of Tass news agency, mrs. adjitorop, where her husband disappeared from djakarta and reported now in peking, china, and later were two young women named miss emi madali (20) and miss endah walmiati (19) who had joined the murder "ceremony" at lubang buaja, near the airforce base to the six army generals.
Extra news were also underage of a boy (2 1/2) and a girl (7) who stay better with their mothers in the prison cell's.