• Short Summary

    There are about 1,500 to 2,000 Japanese tourist visit Singapore, out of total 6,000 tourist which come to Singapore.

  • Description

    Roll One:
    Japan Tourist coming out from Airport into bus, baggage into van, bus drives off.
    Tourist in shop purchasing Batek (NG Conversation filter one) Tourist shopping, purchase of wood carving, ivory etc.
    Roll Two:
    Picture taking, CU snake zoom out to snake charmer. Tourist guide? Group at Botanical Gardens, Orchids etc. Inside bus Johore Bahru mosque, tourist putting on shoes after sightseeing in mosque (wearing shoes inside mosque are prohibited) Bakit Serene (building on top of hill) the Sultan of Johores Palace Tourist take pictures of Bukit Serene. Group picture with Bukit Serene in background. (Bukit Serene was used as HQ for General Yamashita during his attack on Singapore in World War II.) Rubber estate. CU of Later Cup. Tapper tapping rubber as tourist looks on.
    Roll Three:
    ??? & track shots of Housing Board Flats.
    Track shot of ford motors. Tourist in Mount Faber taking picture with Malay girls.
    Tiger Balin garden, shots of statue etc.
    Tourist guide talking to tourist inside bus ??? of Hunting Board Flats.
    Roll Four:
    T.V. Tower on top of Bukit Batok (where a Japanese Shrine was on top of this hill during the Japanese occupation.
    Ford motors (3 shots) (where General Percival surrender to the Japanese.
    JAL. Lnding (Camera jammed?) JAL. Taxing in and coming out from plane.

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    Background: There are about 1,500 to 2,000 Japanese tourist visit Singapore, out of total 6,000 tourist which come to Singapore. Among place of interest are Botanical Gardens, Mount Faber, Jade House and Tiger Balin Garden and Johore Bahru. They also visit place of historical significant such as, Bukit Serene, Ford motor & Bukit Batok.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACN3EIXLQ7UIHT414UXA2FIUFV
    Media URN:
    VLVACN3EIXLQ7UIHT414UXA2FIUFV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:09:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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