Activities of citizens and youth during the Cultural Revolution and the deification of Mao Tse Tung in Beijing, China.
Beijing China Date:1966, October 1 Duration:2 min 41 sec Sound:Yes
The impact of the Cultural Revolution and the deification of Mao Tse Tung in Beijing, China. A bus and trucks loaded with Chinese teenagers and young adults moves on streets. A large crowd of organized youth walks in the streets with their belongings in packs on their backs (Red Guard recruits or a round up for re-education?). Lined up children walk in the streets. A portrait of Mao Tse Tung placed at a building entrance. The youth come out of the building and enter buses in an organized fashion. Lines of buses, carrying pictures of Mao in their windshields, move on the streets. Men on cycle carts. Trees on either side of the streets. Many rows of bicycles parked on a street. Sign marks painted on a street. A street sign in many languages reading: "Anti Revisionist Street."
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