Lion V Man Aka Lion Attacks Man 1955

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    Bechuanaland, South Africa.

    GV. The two hunters, Harry Wyman and Vic Olivier stalking lion, & SV. Lion being harassed by a dog, & closer shot, lion starts to attack man. CU. Lion attacking, & SV. SCU. Hunters standing their ground and shooting, Wyman gets lion in his lap goes to help Wyman. SCU. Wyman opening lion's jaw. SCU. Olivier staggering with bleeding arm. CU. Dead lion. BCU. Wyman with bleeding arm. CU. Wyman sitting on top of dead lion.

    (F.G.) (Orig "C")

    Note: The footage of the attack is extremely jerky and unclear - it looks almost as if lion attacks a cameraman. It is almost impossible to see what is happening.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    31236
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    551.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:40:00 / 01:06:33:00
    Canister:
    55/93
    Sort Number:
    55/093
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