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    Life under communism in Vietnam

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    Hanoi, Vietnam

    LS. Pandit Nehru arriving in Saigon. MS. Nehru with Ngo Din Diem, Prime Minister of
    Vietnam at the Independent Palace (interior shots) LS. Street scenes in Hanoi. MS. Portrait in shop window of Communist leaders includes Malenkov. Various shots street scenes in Hanoi, show point-duty constable tram car, shoe blacks, market place young Communists in streets. Various shots, Communist H.Q. in Hanoi, pan to hawkers on pavement. MS. School children being marshalled in Communism style. LS. Cinema showing Communist war, film posters. MS. Communist troops. LS. Illuminated Red Star, pan down to other Illuminations. MS. Indochinese at work. GV. Headquarters of the Armistice International Commission. American flag. GV. Street scenes. MS. Monks of the St. Mary Institution. MS. CU. Nuns playing games with children. MS. An escaped Vietnam officer being interviewed by the press. LS. Communist troops leaving the H.Q. of Ho Chi Minh pan up to giant portrait of Ho Chi. People leaving H.Q. Various shots, Soviet flag flying from building. (F.G.)

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:15:00 / 01:55:47:00
    UN 2685 B

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