• Short Summary

    'MIND ALIVE' is a film on tropical diseases and shows the work of the UNITED NATIONS WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION.

  • Description


    Opening Titles.
    53 ft


    Natives receiving vaccinations Child with Small Pox.



    W.H.O. In Geneva - ext shots - the quarantine unit.
    90 ft


    Japan - airport scene - people producing vaccination certificates.
    110 ft


    Graphics of the history of epidemics - the black death, cholera, yellow fever (south America)
    188 ft


    Killer Epidemics in Manchuria London- 1919 influenza epidemic.
    200 ft


    1946 U.N. at the International Health Organisation's conference-formation of W.H.O.



    ??? Cholera in Egypt brings W.H.O. into action.
    240 ft


    Geneva - W.H.O. assemble (Ext, shots of official buildings)
    255 ft


    Malaria - research - education and training - mother and child care - air and water pollution - scenes of bad hygiene in India and Africa.
    335 ft


    Malaria - treating remote villages of Latin America for combat of Malaria - Asian rivers and African scenes - Malnutrition
    403 ft


    W.H.O. training doctors
    620 ft


    Tuberculosis (India) - treatment by drugs.
    729 ft


    Cancer diagnosis
    840 ft


    Drugs on a conveyor belt.
    835 ft


    Heart operation.
    923 ft


    NARRATION BY SIR ALEC GUINESS.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 'MIND ALIVE' is a film on tropical diseases and shows the work of the UNITED NATIONS WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION.

    MAN ALIVE, FILM ON TROPICAL BESEASES THIS MATERIAL WAS SENT TO US BY THE UNITED NATIONS IN LONDON, ??? WE HAD A DUPE NEG MADE ALSO A SEP MAG TRACK. AFTER DUPING WE HAD ANOTHER STORY FROM U.N. GENEVA THIS ONE CONTAINED CHOLERA THE PROD 7891/70 WHICH WE DUPED AND USED.

    RATHER THAN JUNK THIS FILM ON TROPICAL DISEASES I THINK WE COULD DO WITH IT IN THE LIBRARY, SO HEREWITH DUPE AND TRACK...

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2JV2WAWF841SHVMPDNF247GWO
    Media URN:
    VLVA2JV2WAWF841SHVMPDNF247GWO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/08/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:24:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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