Jungle Hospital c. 1965-1975, 1965-1975
- Uniform Title:
- Quân y viện trong dãy Trường Sơn . English
- Marlborough, Wiltshire : Adam Matthew Digital.
- Physical Description:
- online resource (video file 0:13:41) : Sound, Black and White
- Additional Creators:
- Hoang Yen
Liberation Film Studios
Adam Matthew Digital (Firm)
- The Vietnam War & Southeast Asia
Wars & Revolutions
- Medical services in the Viet Bac jungle region of the Western Highlands; the functioning of an army hospital is shown in some detail. Doctors and nurses quit comfortable and modern hospitals in cities to help build a hospital in the jungle. They manage to make things work, creating medical tools to save soldiers thanks to their advanced knowledge and bravery. Scenes show the construction of the hospital by a jungle stream, medical staff working with patients and laboratory equipment. Patients work on exercise bikes and in a rudimentary gym. Also includes footage of hunting in the jungle and the killing and dismemberment of an elephant, scenes of cooking, learning, and patients watching films that feature the capture of American soldiers.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Contributors: Hoang Yen; Thinh Truong; Thanh Ha; Kim Khanh.
Production Company: Liberation Film Studios.
- Original Version:
- Reproduction of: Quân y viện trong dãy Trường Sơn North Vietnam, c. 1965-1975. 16mm Comb BW pos.
- Copyright Note:
- The British Film Institute
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