13171_41126_japan_population10.mov

13171_41126_japan_population10

Footage of Japanese workers and student protesters, and vendors. Begins with Japanese sign at an industrial plant: Everyone Profits from Persistent Work. Zoom out to show women working to assemble a television. Assembly line of women in matching uniforms putting together a radio/portable television. CU of a pair of tweezers along wires. A woman turns on a television she has just assembled. Footage of the assembly workers are crosscut with protests from Japanese students, they wear matching white or red helmets, they also carry red flags. PAN down a street with vendors selling various technologic devices: fan, washing machine, and vacuums. PAN of a shop window with televisions. CU of swirling water in a washing machine.

1970s
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Color
Not Explicit