• Short Summary

    A new incinerator burns illegal drugs such as heroin, opium and morphine. Hong Kong.

  • Description

    No title - Drug destruction. Hong Kong.

    Big L/S of new incinerator built to burn heroin, opium and morphine. M/S interior of incinerator, police vans drive in. C/U of policeman with automatic gun. M/S of van being unloaded under police supervision. M/S men unloading sacks of drugs from van. M/S more sacks coming out of van.

    C/U policemen standing guard over sacks. C/U policeman with rifle, pan to sacks on the ground. C/U sacks coming out of van. C/U some officials watching. M/S pan mass of sacks. M/S group of men at top of incinerator ready to throw sacks in. C/U of top of sack, a man pulls out drugs and holds them up. M/S throwing drugs into the incinerator. M/S man in front of electric controls. Exterior M/S of smoke coming from chimney.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2019.24
    Media URN:
    56082
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/02/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:37:00 / 01:35:42:00
    Canister:
    67/14

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