• Short Summary

    By top-of-world route over Himalayas mules take war supplies to China.

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    TIBET: Kallimpong/Himalayas/Yangtung:
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    LTV mules leaving centre, pan up to town of Kallimpong.
    LV pan mules being loaded up.
    CU native tying on load with aid of teeth.
    SV native putting bundle on mule.
    CU native tying on bundle.
    GBV mule convey starting out on narrow road thru trees.
    SBV mules thru wood.
    LTV pan mules crossing small stream.
    SV mules crossing small stream. CU native mule leader.
    LV pan mules thru wood and over rocks.
    SV native leader whipping mules going thru rocks.
    CU mules negotiating thru rocks.
    GV mule train over snow plain on top of Himalayas.
    CU mule treading thru deep snow.
    GV mule train thru misty valley.
    CU mist and dew on tree pan down to dead mule on roadside.
    SV mules towards thru mist.
    GBV mule train approaching Yangtung village.
    LV pan mules over bridge and into town.
    SV mules towards past native woodshop.
    LBV mules thru village and past native types.
    SV native girl watching convoy, man with wheel on back walks past.
    SV native with wheel on back walks away from camera.
    SV native beauty arranging flowers in bowl.
    CU Tibet beauty.
    GV mules thru village streets.
    CU mules leader past on horse pan up to native women and kids looking on.
    SCU pan natives, children and women.
    LV and SV native spinning prayer wheels.
    LV mule train leaving village.
    GV towards mule train leaving village.

    Animals - Domestic; Environment; Munitions and Armaments; International Aid (Military), Sino-Japanese War
    Background: By top-of-world route over Himalayas mules take war supplies to China.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC72C4HRE202EWT9JKP42ACK2O
    Media URN:
    VLVAC72C4HRE202EWT9JKP42ACK2O
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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