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  • Short Summary

    Good shots in Hong Kong - lots of shots of markets.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Hong Kong.

    Various shots entering Hong Kong Harbour, the coastline can be seen in LS picking out the new high blocks of flats etc. Also some closer shots of Chinese junks and other small craft that can be seen on entering the harbour. VS The tightly packed boats that fill section of Hong Kong harbour and are the homes of thousands of Chinese. VS on the harbour front people stroll along. Good market and street scenes. Also a woman walks by carrying two heavy bags by means of a yoke across her shoulders. A man runs by pulling a rickshaw. Two elevated long views of Hong Kong harbour from inland. Various shots in narrow back- streets of Hong Kong showing the small markets and the cramped way the dwellings are built together. A beggar sitting on the sidewalk. Women looking in shop windows for the latest fashions. Flags and decorations are being put up. VS of plane landing at airport.

    (Eastman Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3076.12
    Media URN:
    87227
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:51:00 / 01:42:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 3681 A

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