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    A variety of fish and performing sea creatures at Marineland in California.

    Various shots of diver in large pool (or aquarium) with a large variety of fish. He holds his hands out and feeds them food. C/U of two porpoises. M/S of diver feeding fish of all different shapes and sizes including Manta ray.

    M/S of man playing with Walrus. The Walrus is half way out of its pool clutching onto railings with its flippers. M/S of man stroking its nose while a small group of tourists look on. Numerous shots of whale called 'Bubbles' which the narrator tells us can "...sing, dance, shake hands, lift a barbell, model Parisian hats, leap fifteen feet out of the water and even take photographs with a specially built camera. M/S of Bubbles with head out of water being fed fish.

    L/S and M/S's of three sea lions on raised platforms passing a ball back and forth to each other. Nice M/S of one sea lion balancing the ball on it's nose whilst balancing on one flipper. M/S blindfolded porpoise collecting hoops in pool. Various shots of "dancing dolphins".

    L/S's of several dolphins jumping out the pool at the same time. M/S's of man leaning from raised platform over pool with fish. The dolphin jumps out of the water and catches the fish. This is repeated several times. L/S's of similar performances from whale.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Time in/Out:
    01:36:20:00 / 01:39:24:00
    CP 557
    Sort Number:
    CP 557
  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour Science & Technology
    Whales_Long time ago Sunny California
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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