• Short Summary

    Dalai Lama in Tibet amid reports of an uprising against Chinese Communist rule.

  • Description

    Titles read: "TIBET - REVOLT AGAINST REDS?".

    Tibet.

    General view, panning across the Himalayas where Tibet is seen shrouded in clouds. L/S of town in Tibet. People march through the streets; the Dalai Lama is among them. People bow to the Dalai Lama and present him with gifts. C/U of the Dalai Lama.

    Commentator talks of the reports of an uprising against Chinese Communist rule, but says "One clear fact: Red tyranny is not wanted by these intensely religious people".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1553.24
    Media URN:
    49839
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/03/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:32:00 / 01:51:07:00
    Canister:
    59/26

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