• Short Summary

    Dancing, feasting and rickshaw races mark Chinese New Year in Shanghai.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Shanghai Carnival".

    China.

    Chinese New Year - the year of the dog. These are first celebrations since end of war.

    Various shots of traditional boats moored on Huangpu River. M/S of busy street with pedestrians, cyclists and rickshaw. Interior of a Chinese Temple. Chinese men, women and children bow to alter. Chinese dancers in street surrounded by crowd. Various shots of street stalls and Chinese people eating with chopsticks at open-air stalls. C/U of glamorous Chinese girl in Western dress sitting in rickshaw. Various shots of rickshaw race through streets.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1376.05
    Media URN:
    45033
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:18:00 / 01:09:12:00
    Canister:
    46/18

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