• Short Summary

    An African Lungfish is cut out of a lump of mud where it had been hibernating.

  • Description

    Titles read: "A FREAK OF FISHLAND".

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots show an African Lungfish being cut out of a lump of clay. The fish, covered in mud is put in a bowl of water, the mud comes off and the fish swims about. Commentator says the fish hibernate in the mud. Various shots of other Lungfish.

    When the water is drained off the fish, he gradually buries himself in the mud.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1114.23
    Media URN:
    38817
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/04/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:48:00 / 01:43:52:00
    Canister:
    PT 263

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