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    British Instructional Films Ltd present a Classroom Film.


    Title 'Polar Bears'. Various shots of a group of polar bears in a zoo enclosure. They jump into the pool, stand on their hind legs, eat, lick their lips, play, throw meat around, generally have a good time.

    Title 'Koala bears' - a child stands holding a eucalyptus branch by a tree in which lots of koala bears sit. C/U of branches of the tree covered with bears. C/Us of some of the bears, one of the bears has two babies snuggling up to them. Koalas shuffle along a horizontal branch. Very cute. Low angle of two koalas on a tree branch. C/U of a baby on koala's back. C/U of very cute Koala. Koala climbs down a branch with a baby on its back.

    Title 'More Bears'. More bears of various types are seen. Brown bear with super cute babies. Various shots of the cubs and parents. Other bears and their young in a zoo enclosure. Parent carries baby by the scruff of the neck.

    2 negs exist - check for best quality.

    Note: Julian informs me that Koalas are not in fact bears at all!

    Note: Koala Bear footage also used in NSP4.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:44:00 / 01:49:47:00
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    group Documentaries (1976) Documentary warning Long documentary A detailed look
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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