SS Poo An attacked by pirates--outtakes
Fox Movietone News Story 21-286
The steamship "Poo An" was waylaid by pirates. Nine passengers were kidnapped, and one and a half million dollars of valuables were taken. Scenes include the ship tied to the wharf; passengers disembarking; Captain L. Raks speaking about the experience; a small Chinese girl juggling knives; various scenes of the activities of people who live on harbor boats; and women in a park garden.
Poo An (Steamship)
Boats and boating--China.
China--Social life and customs.
Criminal justice, Administration of.
Hijacking of ships.
Filmed in 1934.
Fox Movietone News (Production unit). Orient Number 3 (Production unit). Gottlieb (Sound). Hai-Sheng Wong (Camera operator).
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
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