Kamei Fumio Retrospective [PR and Educational Films]
Hong Kong, Taipei(“JAL sora no tabi shirizu: Honkon Taipei hen”)
1964 / Color / 16mm (orig. 35mm) / 23 min
Planning: Japan Airlines
Production Company, Source: Japan Document Film
This film introduces Japan Airlines’ overseas travel model itineraries to Hong Kong and Taipei. It is two-and-a-half hours from Haneda to Taipei’s International Airport via JAL’s flapship Convair CV 880. After seeing the Presidential Building, Castle Gate, the Confucian Temple, Lungshan Temple, Yangming Park, Hell Valley, and New Peitou Hot Springs, it is on to Hong Kong. After arriving at Kai Tak Airport, the film introduces such destinations as Victoria Park, the boat races in Aberdeen, Tiger Balm Park, Des Voeux Road and Macao.