• Short Summary

    Largest Commonwealth hospital opened in Hong Kong.

  • Description

    Hong Kong.

    Air view, the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Hong Kong - largest Commonwealth hospital and best equipped in Far East. Angle shot, pan down as nurses enter the hospital. LV. Interior, beds being prepared in one of the wards, & CU. LV. Operating theatre being prepared. GV. The crowded water front of Hong Kong. LV. Crowds in market. GV. Elevated shot, crowded market. GV. Guests applauding at the opening ceremony of the hospital. LV. The Governor of Hong Kong, Sir Robert Black unveils memorial plaque. Zoom into close up shot of the plaque. LV. Interior, nurses standing around bed in the School of Nursing. CU. Nurse prepares hypodermic syringe. CU. As the nurse cleans the patient's arm and prepares to put the needle in. CU. Another of the nurses jumps as the needle goes in. SV. The nurse takes syringe from patient arm which can now be seen as a dummy. GV. The Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1776.28
    Media URN:
    54881
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:13:00 / 01:44:17:00
    Canister:
    63/85

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