Japanese troops make their way forwards in the Sino-Japanese war.
Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown. 1932?
French title reads: "Le Conflict Sion-Japonais. Shanghai. Les paysans de la region fuient devant la menace nippone. En Mandchourie l'avance japonais poursuit."
Armoured cars on the busy streets of Shanghai. Concerned people gather their belongings and begin to leave. Refugees climb over fences and barbed wire. CU group of children looking out from behind iron fence. Children being fed at a welfare depot. The eat hungrily out of bowls. British army reinforcements marching around the town. Japanese troops stand for inspection, the Imperial Japanese flag flies high. Chinese troops marching. Troops in Manchuria lay reeds over a beach to make it easier to walk on (not clear whether they are Japanese or Chinese). Troops on horseback with Japanese flags. Views of Chin Hsie railway station. Japanese troops ride through a town. Two Chinese soldiers are tied together as prisoners. A Japanese soldier waves his flag from a rooftop.
N.B. Footage of the Sino-Japanese (Sino Japanese) war in China and Manchuria.