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  • Short Summary

    Views of housing in Hong Kong and Pearl Divers in Japan.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Hong Kong.

    LS Hillside covered in shacks and rough buildings. LS Large modern blocks of flats. VS Ext. very high tower blocks. Washing hanging out of some windows. Children play in the playground of the flats.

    Japan.

    VS Japanese pearl divers - women - diving near pearl island. They have baskets that float on the surface and as the divers come up they put their catch in the baskets. VS in Japanese gardens with rippling water running through, also there are some swans on the water. CU Woman's hands as she opens oyster shell and removes pearl. CU pearls being sorted. LS Britannia aircraft taxiing.

    (Eastman Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from Dec 1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3076.11
    Media URN:
    87226
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:37:00 / 01:36:44:00
    Canister:
    UN 3680 D

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