• Short Summary

    Chinese soldiers / home guard seen in training plus a demonstration march against Japanese Imperialism.

  • Description

    Titles read: "CHINA MOBILISES MANPOWER".

    Canton, China.

    General views of Canton; boats on the river, an American-built bridge. Commentator says the city is bombed daily by the Japanese (Sino-Japanese war). Several shots of Chinese police force who have been trained as a home guard. Pan across a group of male students, listening to General Lee. In Central Garden Park we see hundreds of people listening to a patriotic speaker, then walking off on a demonstration march carrying banners with slogans against Japanese Imperialism. Several shots of Chinese soldiers standing in lines and digging trenches.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    953.44
    Media URN:
    16272
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/02/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:36:00 / 01:40:11:00
    Canister:
    38/12

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