• Ministry of Culture Fonds


  • Berita Singapura Series


  • 1963

    Record Date

  • 1963

    Broadcast/Release Date

  • 00:08:28

    Recorded Duration

  • English

    Recording Language

  • 2004001951

    Accession No.

  • Audiovisual


  • 16mm


  • Access permitted

    Conditions Governing Access

  • Use and reproduction require written permission from NAS. Processing of request may require 7 working days.

    Conditions Governing Reproduction

  • Synopsis :

    1. Signboards with Chinese New Year written on it in Chinese characters; 'lion head'; man dancing; Chinese cauldron; peach; fire crackers; children clapping; cleaning windows; sweeping the  floor with broom; wiping the floor; hanging up curtains; hanging up decorations; praying at altar; women choosing material; shopping for clothes and shoes; mandarin oranges; crowded market place with makeshift stalls; ducks; Chinese sausages; children serving tea to parents and receiving an 'ang pow' (red packet); children opening up red packets; lion dance; fire crackers.

    2. Mothers sending children to school; boy showing his mother the new school building; repeat shots of the building; children taking the elevator; students walking in rows; children eating in canteen; children reading; dental clinic; girl settling into dentist chair; students walking to school; students looking at construction site; children in hall listening to speech; receiving certificates; audience clapping; children and parents; mother adjusting child's collar; child looking at mother before going into school.

    3. Supreme Court building; judges with wigs and gowns talking; guards marching; judge getting out of car; inspection of guards.

    4. Men hauling logs using pulley; engineers looking at plans; antenna tower; television sets; testing of television sets; view of cameras and equipment; television van; satellite dish; camera man filming; producers watching film on monitors; repeat shots of men checking equipment; antenna tower; television images.

    5. Malaysia Airways; Cathay Pacific plane; Thai Airways plane; air stewardesses carrying children into the plane; passengers boarding plane; Cathay Pacific air stewardess; Thai Airways air stewardess; Malaysia, Cathay, Thai Airways air stewardesses posing for photo taking.

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