• Short Summary

    New Year truce in Vietnam lasts for four days.

  • Description

    Saigon, Vietnam.

    GV. Crowded street in Saigon during a four day truce between South Vietnam and Vietcong. LV. Pan, buildings 'caged in' against possible bomb throwing. LV. Armed soldier behind sandbags outside building. SV. People walking behind the wire fence. LV. Crowds in flower market. CU. Girls buying flowers. GV. Crowds worshipping around pagoda. SV. & CU. Children being handed bags of sweets. Several shots of people praying. LV. Dragon dancing in street. SV. Man dancing in large dragon mask. Several shots of fire crackers going off. GV. The crowds standing around as fire crackers explode. New Year truce in Vietnam.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1785.12
    Media URN:
    55057
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/01/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:02:00 / 01:18:55:00
    Canister:
    66/9

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