• Short Summary

    Emperor Hirohito visits Hiroshima two years after the atom bomb to witness reconstruction of the city.

  • Description

    JAPAN: Hiroshima:
    EXT
    Elevated shot of convoy travelling along road
    Crowd wave hats to acclaim Emperor Hirohito
    Crowds surge to try and get near car carrying Hirohito
    Hirohito out of car and doffs hat to crowds
    Hirohito seen talking to members of public in new democratic style
    High angle shot of Hiroshima with its new temporary buildings
    Hirohito seen viewing reconstruction of city
    Shot of Hiroshima peace memorial

    Royalty; Emperor Hirohito of Japan
    Background: Emperor Hirohito visits Hiroshima two years after the atom bomb to witness reconstruction of the city.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACM7QARDKVIK1A62LH2MFD8VVN
    Media URN:
    VLVACM7QARDKVIK1A62LH2MFD8VVN
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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