• Short Summary

    Wealthy looking Chinese refugees arrive in Indonesia, after travelling from war-torn Shanghai.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Java".

    Chinese refugees arriving at port of Batavia in Java, Indonesia.

    L/S of name on prow of ocean liner 'Tjisaroea'. Various shots of wealthy looking Chinese refugees on deck of ship and walking down gang plank to quayside. The ship has come from Shanghai, the city was recently invaded by Japanese Army (part of Sino-Japanese war). According to the narrator most of the refugees are students whose families live in the Dutch East Indies. They were attending schools and colleges in Shanghai when the invasion happened.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    939.02
    Media URN:
    13965
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/10/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:12:00 / 01:01:40:00
    Canister:
    37/80

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