• Short Summary

    A male hippo takes exception to a female being introduced into his pen.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "A Spot of Bother".

    California Zoo, United States of America (USA).

    VS of a female hippo being introduced into the hippo pen at the zoo. The male hippo jumps from beneath the pond and charges at the female chasing her around the pen and charging at her, he even tries to bite her. In the final charge he misses the female and crashes into the pond. A crowd of people are watching from the edge of the pen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1055.32
    Media URN:
    21101
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:49:00 / 01:32:52:00
    Canister:
    40/73

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