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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of Cambodia and Vietnam - housing, work, jungle etc.

  • Description

    Cambodia (Kampuchea) / Vietnam.

    V23225 - Vietnam, agriculture. L/S workers in a rice or paddy field. Oxen grazing in the foreground. C/U of head of ox or water buffalo.

    V23226 - Vietnam - workers in a paddy field planting rice.

    V23227 - L/S Vietnam village housing - house on stilts. Child walks towards the camera.

    V23228 - M/S young Vietnamese boy. He squats down beside a pot on a low cooking stove. He picks out and eats something from the pan (paper records state that they are worms - ?)

    V23229 - L/S of small pig on a leash attached to a fence. Camera pans to show a woman spinning whilst she stirs a pot of food on a stove in the open air.

    V23230 - Low angle shot of tree tops in Vietnam jungle. Tilt down to trunk of tree. M/S of tree trunk showing ferns and foliage of the jungle. Camera pans across clearing. Low angle shot of treetops, camera pans around showing hanging creepers.

    V23231 - C/U of a sign in French and English which reads: "Cease Fire Committee". Camera pulls back to show building behind the sign. Man passes camera on a bicycle. C/U of the sign.

    V23263 - Dusk - L/S across Ankor Wat Moat at sunset. Cambodia.

    V23265 - Low angle shot of a shop sign written in Cambodian lettering.

    V23275 - Aerial shot over the River Mekong, Vietnam. Factories, houses and various buildings seen.

    V23276 - Aerial shot over Phnom Penh, Cambodia. General countryside scenes.

    V23281 - Aerial view along the River Mekong, Vietnam showing the countryside and ships on the river during dredging operations. Some unsteady camera work.

    V23282 - Aerial view of banks of Mekong, Vietnam showing houses and the countryside.

    V23283 - Aerial shot along the Mekong, Vietnam showing dredging operations.

    V23284 - L/S of entrance to Chinese Embassy in Cambodia. Car drives in through the gates.

    V23285 - L/S of the British Embassy in Phnom Penh in Cambodia.

    V23286 - L/S of the Russian Embassy in Phnom Penh in Cambodia.

    V23288 - Aerial shot of Ankor Wat Moat in Cambodia showing dense forest.

    V23301 - L/S of entrance to Ankor Wat Temple in Cambodia - architecture. Camera tilts up to show the structure against the skyline.

    V23320 - L/S of Ankor Wat Temple - Siem Riep Area - Cambodia.

    V23340 - Aerial panning shot across Cambodian countryside showing canal and reservoir.

    V23341 - Aerial shot, plane circles agricultural station in Siem Riep, Cambodia. Canal, countryside, trees etc.

    V23344 - Aerial shot over Siem Riep agricultural station and countryside - large ornate building.

    V23371 - Saigon, Vietnam. General night shot of Saigon shopping street. Pedestrians, cars etc.

    V23410 - Vietnam. L/S of pigsty. Pigs in field in foreground, camera pans.

    V23415 - Vietnam. M/S of a large bull looking into camera. Bellows and paws the ground.

    V23417 - Vietnam. L/S of cattle grazing in a field.

    V23418 - Saigon, Vietnam. High angle panning shot of the city. High angle shot from another angle.

    V23425 - L/S of a dredger on opposite bank of river (possibly Mekong) in Saigon, Vietnam.

    V23437 - Tracking shot down river past Vietnamese houses along edge of Mekong River in Vietnam. Houseboats are seen. Houses on stilts.

    V23443 - L/S of large bridge spanning a river (Mekong?) in Saigon, Vietnam.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pinewood stock cans
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961 - 1962
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:41:00 / 01:39:18:00
    PSC 6

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