Mixed Miniatures 1928

Star Item


A novel miniature circus.

Camera pans across big top, animal trailers, etc. We then see animals and circus performers moving around inside the big top. Closer view of the moving figures shows a performing horse, an elephant with a lion on its back, a woman standing on a horse's back etc.




Black & White
Media URN:
Sort Number:
EP 129
Time in/Out:
01:54:15:00 / 01:56:12:00
EP 129
Film ID:
Issue Date:

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!

Related Videos

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 695 - Busman's Holiday, Mini Circus And Big Lady

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 695 - Busman's Holiday, Mini Circus And Big Lady

Cuts (out takes, rushes) for stories in CP 695.

Irish Sweep Draw Aka The Honeymoon Sweep

Irish Sweep Draw Aka The Honeymoon Sweep

Grand National draw takes place at the Plaza in Dublin with marriage as its theme. Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

Big Men For Duke

Big Men For Duke

Prince Philip commissions artists to make miniatures of mighty men.

Aged 9 A Budding Picasso

Aged 9 A Budding Picasso

Boy artist Ardyn Halter has his own exhibition at Hornsey.

Ideal Home Exhibition

Ideal Home Exhibition

A look around the 1950 Ideal Home Exhibition at Olympia.

Caravan Rally

Caravan Rally

Rows and rows of caravans, people having fun playing games, interior of caravan.

I Am A Passenger   Reel 2.

I Am A Passenger Reel 2.

A promotional film showing the joys of travelling by sea on the S.S. Orcades of Orient line

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.