• Short Summary

    Eight nuns expelled from China find sanctuary in Hong Kong.

  • Description

    Hong Kong.

    CU. British tower on Hong Kong border, pan to general view of countryside and zoom in. SV. Eight nuns crossing bridge from China, one nun being pushed on a trolley - they are expelled by the Chinese communists. Sister Mary O'Sullivan surrounded by officials. SCU. Trolley being pushed by two police officers. Camera goes into close up shot of nun on trolley. SV. Nuns and policemen lifting trolley down side of road. SV. Sister Sigisert, real name Therese Juliette Gressiens, being helped by two other nuns. SCU. Picture of the Queen inside a waiting room. CU. Two nuns comforting one of the other nuns. CU. Nuns holding hand. CU. Nun who was helped across border on crutches. CU. Nun who was brought across on trolley. CU. Another nun crying. SV. & CU. Nun who was pushed across on trolley.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2003.16
    Media URN:
    55798
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/09/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:50:00 / 01:34:09:00
    Canister:
    66/71

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