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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of Cambodia and Vietnam - street scenes, work, jungle etc.

  • Description

    Cambodia (Kampuchea) / Vietnam.

    V23460 - Shot from back of moving vehicle. Old French road from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville through village and over small bridge. Cambodia.

    V23464 - L/S exterior of Malaria Centre in Saigon, Vietnam.

    V23465 - C/U of Malaria Centre Badge, plaque on balcony of building - Saigon, Vietnam.

    V23478 - L/S Chinese cement factory at Kampot, Cambodia.

    V23482 - L/S across river of fishing village, two boats being punted across water towards village. Cambodia.

    V23494 - Shot from back of moving vehicle of Friendship Highway. Two lorries pass in opposite direction, buses, motorcycles, bicycles etc seen. Cambodia.

    V23496 - Shots from front of moving vehicle driving along Cambodian road showing countryside, motorcycles, pedestrians, cars etc.

    V23703 - Lorries in foreground with workers sitting on top of sacks in back of lorry. High angle shot looking down on Mekong River showing boats, people and loading of rice from boats onto lorries. Vietnam.

    V23857 - Aerial view of Vietnam jungle. Wheel of plane in vision.

    V23863 - M/S of small boat moving towards camera on river in Saigon, Vietnam. Jungle on banks of river and some housing.

    V23865 - M/S general street scene in Saigon, Vietnam. Tuk-tuks, bus, lorries and cyclists pass camera.

    V23880 - High angle shot of Saigon, Vietnam. Various buildings.

    V23881 - ditto. Same area seen, longer panning shot. Ends of shot of road junction, lots of cars.

    V23959 - M/S of Vietnam village scene. Small river runs through, houses built on stilts, small two-stroke engine attached by belt drive to large wheel. Some kind of primitive irrigation system.

    V26427 - M/S of Vietnamese peasant women walking through a muddy street market with bare feet. They carry baskets of shopping. C/U of one woman's' feet.

    V26781 - C/U of Vietnamese woman eating with chopsticks from a bowl.

    V26782 - Vietnam. Several C/Us of bowls of Oriental food on a table. The food is being eaten by people out of shot but the chopsticks appear in vision. Could be used to illustrate Chinese food. C/U of rice being spooned into a bowl. Large prawns and crabs are seen.

    V26783 - Several tracking shots of baskets of food in a street market in Vietnam. People walk barefoot in the market. Lots of bunches of bananas are displayed on the ground, other fruit and vegetables are also seen.

    V26784 - Tracking shot of baskets of food and livestock in Vietnamese street market. Includes live fish, vegetables, pigs and ducks.

    V26785 - C/U of various bowls of Oriental food on a table. The food is being eaten by people out of shot but the chopsticks appear in vision. Could be used to illustrate Chinese food. (NB - images do not match card index description.)

    V26787 - Static camera shot of busy street in Saigon, Vietnam. Buses, cars, taxis, tuk-tuks and bicycles pass the camera.

    V26788 - Static camera shot of busy pedestrian crossing in Saigon. Shot shows people crossing the road and traffic passing. Some very elegantly dressed women.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pinewood stock cans
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959 - 1962
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:24:00 / 01:53:38:00
    PSC 7

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