• Short Summary

    In these first pictures British Paramount News shows the most dramatic struggle of the war, the Chinese evacuation of Shanghai.

  • Description

    Elev. view of crowd on Zig Zag Bridge. Semi view of Zig Zag Bridge. CU people with baskets push in line. CU women holding baskets. Pouring rice into man's hat. Back view filling basket with rice. Gen. view French Jesuit Priest, Father Jacquinot, in street..gets light from Japanese. French soldiers putting out fires.. Jacquinot in b-g. CU view of fire. Old man with bundles. CU view of old man. View of woman & baby. Gen. view people wait for food. Tossing food into crowd.

    Shanghai:
    People hold hats and baskets up. Semi view hands reaching. CU view hands reaching...woman and baby in crowd. CU view of hands reaching. Front view catch food in hats.. showing baby in woman's arms.

    Sino-Japanese War; Camera Effects; China; Displaced Persons; Self-Reference; Refugees
    Background: In these first pictures British Paramount News shows the most dramatic struggle of the war, the Chinese evacuation of Shanghai.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABSHUGWKJN04GBP7T0GH5NUNJR
    Media URN:
    VLVABSHUGWKJN04GBP7T0GH5NUNJR
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1937
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    CHINA: Sino-Japanese War / Evacuation of Shanghai

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