• Short Summary

    Nanking waits to fall to Chinese Communist forces.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Title reads: "Last Days Of Nanking". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    China.

    LV Elev. GV Nanking. LS Elev GV Crowded Nanking street.

    SV Walking towards President Li Tsung-Jen and his chief adviser, Chu Chang-Wei. CU. Chu Chang-Wei pan to the president pan back to Chang-Wei.

    LV Chinese gunboat in the Yangste river. LV. Chinese gunboat on Yangste river. Gun turret in foreground. LV troops on board boat are ferried about on River.

    LV Elev. Congested Nanking street. Troops are marching about.

    MS of refugees moving about in streets.

    LV GV Crowded railway station pan to train with refugees sitting on roof etc.

    Possibly connected with 49/13 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1526.30
    Media URN:
    59894
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:12:00 / 01:35:12:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 051 B

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