• Short Summary

    Chinese boy criminals are learning citizenship in a new town built for the purpose.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "SHANGHAI BUILDS A BOYS TOWN".

    Shanghai, China.

    Boys walking along road in Shanghai with escort in uniform. Angle shot of boys marching through gate. Uniform escort standing by arch. Close up panning shot of the boys. Close up shot of the two barbers clipping boys' hair. Children having their heads examined. Crowd of children in background. Chinese Mayor of Shanghai Mr Wu talking. Boys in line doubling across yard. Boys in circle doing PT exercising. This is the purposely built town for young offenders to learn citizenship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1436.18
    Media URN:
    46832
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:34:00 / 01:33:16:00
    Canister:
    48/71

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