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LOFTY ARRIVES

Lofty Arrives (1924)

Enormous nine foot tall man arrives in London.

MING BACK AT THE ZOO

Ming Back At The Zoo (1940)

Ming the giant panda back at London Zoo.

OTTO - FRENCH GIANT

Otto - French Giant (1910-1919)

An extremely tall man called Otto poses in a park with some 'normal' size...

THE CAUSEWAY OF THE GIANTS

The Causeway Of The Giants (1935)

A look at the Giant's Causeway on the coast of Northern Ireland.

THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT

The Long And The Short Of It (1929)

Very tall man is contrasted with a very short woman - a giant and...

AUSTRALIAN GRAND NATIONAL

Australian Grand National (1939)

Horse racing in Melbourne Australia.

PANDA FAMILY

Panda Family (1966)

Himalayan panda bear born at Welsh Mountain Zoo, Colwyn Bay.

TALLEST MAN issue title is PATHE PICTORIAL LOOKS AT OTHER PEOPLE'S PROBLEMS

Tallest Man Issue Title Is Pathe Pictorial Looks At Other People's Problems (1947)

Item about...

PANDA IN CAGE aka UNITY AT LAST

Panda In Cage AKA Unity At Last (1946)

Unity the panda in cage at London Zoo.

GIANT MAN 9 FEET 7 INCHES & NORMAL WIFE aka TALL MAN 9'7

Giant Man 9 Feet 7 Inches & Normal Wife AKA Tall Man 9'7" Chicago (1914-1918)

Gigantically tall man...

LAKEHURST ZRI AIRSHIP

Lakehurst Zri Airship (1920-1929)

Footage of the Lakehurst ZRI airship.

GIANT GUN BARREL BEING UNLOADED FROM SHIP

Giant Gun Barrel Being Unloaded From Ship (1914-1919)

Footage of large gun barrel being unloaded.

FRANCE'S TALL BOXER NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

France's Tall Boxer News In A Nutshell (1935)

Shots of extremely tall man - a boxer from Romania...

TALLEST MAN IN HISTORY - 8ft+

Tallest Man In History - 8ft+ (1935)

17-year-old Robert Wadlow, over 8 feet tall, with his family in...

LARGE AUSTRALIAN BULL

Large Australian Bull (1937)

The Australian voiceover describes this animal as the biggest bull in the...

MEET NEW ZOO BABY

Meet New Zoo Baby (1961)

Footage of 'Bulu' the baby Orang-utan at London Zoo.

CHI-CHI MOVES HOME

Chi-Chi Moves Home (1967)

Chi-Chi the panda moves to a new enclosure in London Zoo.

RED PANDAS

Red Pandas (1967)

Red pandas at London Zoo.

TALLEST MAN

Tallest Man (1950)

26 year old Ted Evans is the tallest man in the world at 9 feet 3 1/2 inches. London.

THE WORLD'S TALLEST MAN

The World's Tallest Man (1925)

A very tall man (giant) called John Aason visits his tailor.

WORLDS BIGGEST AIRSHIP LAUNCHED - TRIAL TRIP OF THE R.33.

Worlds Biggest Airship Launched - Trial Trip Of The R.33. (1914-1919)

Footage of the R.33 the World's...

Giant Gun on Railway

Giant Gun On Railway (1914-1918)

Enormous gun sits on railway track while soldiers crank the barrel up.

ZOO HAS A HEATWAVE aka HEATWAVE AT ZOO

Zoo Has A Heatwave AKA Heatwave At Zoo (1947)

A variety of zoo inmates during a heat wave.

RABBIT EXHIBITION

Rabbit Exhibition (1947)

An exhibition of rabbits is held at the Zeughaus, Berlin, Germany.

BIRDS OF PREY

Birds Of Prey (1965)

Falconer Robert Allen trains birds of prey at the Colwyn Bay Mountain Zoo.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 544 - reel 2 of 2 - CAIRNGORMS MOUNTAINEERS, CAIRNGORMS...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 544 - Reel 2 Of 2 - Cairngorms Mountaineers, Cairngorms... (1965)

Out...

MANLY MARINELAND

Manly Marineland (1967)

We accompany a frogman as he goes underwater to feed sea creatures at...

LONDON aka SUMMER OPENING OF PETS CORNER

London AKA Summer Opening Of Pets Corner (1939)

Nice footage of the reopening of children;s corner...

QUEER AND QUAINT

Queer And Quaint (1931)

Footage of various circus stars including Jack Earle who is over eight feet...

TRAVELAUGHS AT THE

Travelaughs At The "Big Show" (1919)

Circus scenes mixing live action and animation.

8FT WOMAN!

8ft Woman! (1927)

Unusual people are featured - a very tall woman and a very large man.

LOOKING UP!

Looking Up! (1930)

A very tall man (giant) and a very small man (dwarf or midget) are contrasted.

GENTLE ART OF FISHING

Gentle Art Of Fishing (1921)

An item about fishing in the Gulf of Mexico which involves firing harpoons...

THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT

The Long And The Short Of It (1932)

Very tall people are contrasted with very small people - giants...

LONDON ZOO AND REGISTER OFFICE

London Zoo And Register Office (1939)

Footage of people visiting London Zoo and getting married at...

AMERICA'S LATEST IMMIGRANT

America's Latest Immigrant (1939)

Footage of giant panda on board ship bound for San Francisco.

FIRE PRACTICE AT THE ZOO

Fire Practice At The Zoo (1940)

The ARP detachment at London Zoo practice with their hoses.

KEEPING FIT - 1940 STYLE

Keeping Fit - 1940 Style (1940)

The New York Giants American Football team swop balls for guns in their...

CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF NO. 42

Cinetopicalities In Brief No. 42 (1939)

Stories in this item include footage of giant pandas and a...

THE WORLD'S YOUNGEST GIANT!

The World's Youngest Giant! (1936)

Extremely tall man Robert Wadlow poses with four young women and...

GIANT DAM OPENED

Giant Dam Opened (1950)

The Giant Shasta Dam is opened in California.

FOSSIL TREE item title is ANCIENT AND MODERN

Fossil Tree Item Title Is Ancient And Modern (1939)

A look at bizarre rock formations and...

TINY & TALL ARP issue title - ACCORDING TO PLAN

Tiny & Tall Arp Issue Title - According To Plan (1942)

An item showing the tallest and shortest...

MING'S RETURN

Ming's Return (1942)

Ming the giant panda returns to London zoo after a holiday.

WHO'S WHO AT ZOO?

Who's Who At Zoo? (1960)

A look at some of the animals at London Zoo and Chessington Zoo.

Selected originals - WHO'S WHO AT ZOO?

Selected Originals - Who's Who At Zoo? (1960)

Material relating to newsreel story "Who's Who at...

TO RUSSIA WITH LOVE

To Russia With Love (1966)

Chi-Chi, the panda, is moving from London to Moscow zoo.

AN-AN ARRIVAL

An-An Arrival (1968)

An-An the Russian panda arrives in Britain and meets his reluctant mate Chi-Chi....

TRAINING THE YOUNG IDEA

Training The Young Idea (1929)

Youngsters are trained in cricket techniques by Mr Walter Brearley.

MOSCOW ZOO

Moscow Zoo (1957)

Animals on show at Moscow Zoo, Russia (Soviet Union).