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  • Description

    Title reads: "Tibetans Reach Safety".

    India.

    G/V Tibetan refugees arriving at the Missamari Camp in India with laden mules and ponies - they have left Tibet because of Chinese Communist invasion. Panning shot group of refugees arriving. G/V refugees arriving with laden mules. Panning shot refugee riding in on mule. Various shots refugees unloading mules and ponies. Various shots group of refugees.

    G/V bamboo huts built for the refugees to live in. Crowds of refugees are checked in to refugee camp by the Indian Army. C/U Indian Army officer checking refugees. L/S camp hospital. L/S refugees lining up for medical inspection. C/U Indian doctor listening to refugees chest through stethoscope. C/U another refugee having his hair cut. Various shots refugees moving their belongings into huts.

    Note: newspaper cutting on file.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/05/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    50865
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1583.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:44:00 / 01:18:36:00
    Canister:
    59/42
    Sort Number:
    59/042
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Tibet Tibet Tibetan Refugees Life as Ritual
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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