• Short Summary

    Large pageant to celebrate the beginning of Japanese control, Canton in China.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "CHINA"

    L/S'S and group shots of the city father in Canton (now under Japanese control). L/S's of hundreds of people of a large fancy dress pageant. The people wear various traditional costumes as well as fantastic hats and masks. L/S of a Chinese Dragon. Several shots of women and children on boats nearby.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    999.21
    Media URN:
    19290
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/01/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:37:00 / 01:19:17:00
    Canister:
    39/9

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