• Short Summary

    Strange mix of Chinese and Japanese ceremonial at the opening of a bridge in occupied China.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Bridge Opening Ceremony".

    Tientsin, China.

    VS of ceremony of Bridge opening . Japanese troops are in heavy evidence.

    MS and CU Yelling Commanding Officer of a detachment of Japanese troops lined up beside the river for the opening of the bridge.

    VS of a procession through the town by Chinese in ancient ceremonial costumes and by girls in Kimonos, also floats bearing Japanese flags follow in the procession - several good shots of people in procession.

    (Dublin reel)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1035.27
    Media URN:
    20601
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:13:00 / 01:32:09:00
    Canister:
    40/13 (Dublin)

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