• Short Summary

    Scenes of the Sino-Japanese war as the Japanese army advances through the country.

  • Description

    Titles read: "AFTER NANKING".

    Soundtrack only from 01:42:24 to 01:42:42. Commentator talks of the retreat of the Chinese army and the advance of the Japanese.

    Visuals cut in to show scenes of the Sino-Japanese war in the countryside and around a Chinese village; soldiers operating artillery guns and climbing over the roofs of houses. A long line of Chinese prisoners march along a track. (Soundtrack cuts out a few seconds before the end of story.)

    Note: see also brief section on the end of story 'ROYAL WEDDING IN ATHENS' - could be missing footage from the beginning of this story.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    949.53
    Media URN:
    16213
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:23:00 / 01:43:15:00
    Canister:
    38/4

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