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    roll 1
    100 ft

    roll 1.
    sof film shows gv top-shot of hongkong business +golden area+. Is tilt up of building, (tallest building in south eat area; 50 stories high; owned by hongkong land). Is of commercial building near water front with big ship as b/g; (commercial building rental about hk$6.00 per foot). ws of domestic buildings in hongkong side pan left to kowloon side zoom in to farry. another famous domestic building in mid-level, (round one), this round building only to let for about hk$8,000.00 per months. Is of big ship in harbour zoom out towboat, goods unloading from cargo ship, (this cargo ship from china, it is very difficult to get permission to film inside communist dock, if london not use this sequence, please have it return to hongkong for another story.) more shots of such activities over dock.



    roll 2
    100 ft

    roll 2.
    sof film shows domestic building (worth hk$300.00 per foot in market for sale, rental between hk$1200-1500 per month) zoom out to poor resettlement area; (more than 1 million people living in this type of building) (rental from hk$30.00 to hk$60.00 per month). another type of building; built for low-cost living people, rental about 150 dollars per month for lest than 120 square feet. Is of woman zoom out to building (2 shots). Is of windows. Is and gv of resettlement building zoom in open market; people shopping; hk$1.00 for 2 apples, hk$2.00 1lb of vegetables.



    roll 3
    100 ft


    sof film shows continues of shopping sequences then super market; cash machine working with people paying cash. was of super market; cu price, more shots of people shopping. ends.



    fyi--- about hk$2.00 per foot - domestic building (unfurnitures) 2.50 perfoot - mid-level or so-called high class area. 6.00 in central for commercial office (including air-condition) 300 per foot for domestic in selling market. my empty-flat 1350.00 for 600 sqft. you have to pay water; gas; telephone; electric; repair funds and watchman fee.



    water; 20.00



    gas...80.00



    telephone about 30.00



    electric...40.00



    repair funds..10.00



    watchman including cleaning 40.00 all in hongkong dollars per month. above only fyi



    us$1.00 hk$ 5.085




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    Film ID:
    VLVA2259RN7SIAV0PBH76WI8LKO5V
    Media URN:
    VLVA2259RN7SIAV0PBH76WI8LKO5V
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:06:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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