• Short Summary

    Women receiving cows under new agricultural scheme in Hong Kong.

  • Description

    Chinese Livestock for Widows. Hong Kong.

    L/S of countryside showing large group of people. L/S of group of widows around table where speech is being given. C/U of table with man giving speech with widows grouped round table. C/U of table with men grouped at the back and two men at table giving speech. C/U of widows seated on ground. C/U Ditto. C/U of cattle camera pans to left. L/S of chickens in baskets camera pans to show a large amount.

    L/S of cattle lined up ready to be given away with man attending them a few widows look on. L/S of group with officials seen in the centre. C/U Group of people men and women. L/S of widow holding cattle by lead it is a cow official is standing beside widow. C/U Group of widows seated on ground watching proceedings. L/S of widows holding cow (the same as in scene) official is smiling at woman and raising hand. L/S as line of cattle with widows standing beside them camera pans to left along line.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:12:00 / 01:16:03:00

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