• Short Summary

    Shanghai Prepares.

  • Description

    Shanghai, China:
    GV Bund pan to barbed wire barrier. SV barbed wire barrier. STV tank. SV Royal Scot sentry. CU pan down Royal Scot sentry. LV searching people in the Bund. CU searching people in the Bund. GV H.M.S. "Cornwall." SV "Cornwall." GV Japanese bombers past over building in the Bund. CU Japanese bombers over building in the Bund. LV searching at French Concession barrier. SV searching at French Concession barrier. SV tank guarding building. TA MEI WEN PAO (MERCURY PRESS & CHINESE EDITION OF THE AMERICAN POSTER MERCURY.) CU above Poster. SV soldier on guard. (Same building with trigger gun.) LV showing steel tank guarding same building. CU showing steel tank guarding same building. Pan sandbags outside Shanghai newspaper offices. SV soldiers on guard at entrances of Offices. LV troops leaving newspaper office. Pan down American owned Chinese language newspaper to sandbags and troops. SV soldier on guard. SV lino type over doorway to troops in sandbag emplacement. CU lino type over doorway to troops in sandbag emplacement. GV Avenue "Edward VII" and tank. CU soldier with trigger gun. LV troops guard North China daily newspaper building. CU North China Daily Newspaper Building. CU sandbags outside building and looking towards Hongkew Bridges. LV and SV people being searched. GV The Bund.

    World War II, Second World War; China
    Background: Shanghai Prepares.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2E8EO80WJDSYK0KL1RCUWU0XY
    Media URN:
    VLVA2E8EO80WJDSYK0KL1RCUWU0XY
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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