• Short Summary

    Animals in the house of their French trainer throw a special Christmas party.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "France. Animals Throw Xmas Party".

    LV 'Rex' the Alsatian pushing open the gates to Mr Lessourds home and going into the garden. LV the dog walking past a Donkey, a Goat, and a Horse. CU the Donkey SV as Rex pushes open a door and goes into the house.

    CU cat sitting on a seat. CU Rex. LV animals seated round a table with Mr. Lessourds serving up dinner to them. CU Cat meowing. CU Lessourds. CU his pet Chimp eating from a plate. CU a Parrot eats from a tray on his perch. CU small Dog licking his lips.

    CU the Chimp holding out a glass as Mr Lessourds pours champagne into it. The Chimp drinks the champagne and then holds out his glass for more. CU Poodle barking. CU Parrot sitting on his perch.

    VS The Chimp painting on an easel. The Parrot is sitting on his easel. Top shot the Chimp painting, while the other animals watch. CU as the Chimp turns his lower lip inside out over his chin. CU the Chimp looking at his painting. CU the Chimp painting. CU the Parrot.

    SV as Mr. Lessourds gives the Chimpanzee a cigarette and lights it for him. CU the white poodle watching. SV the Chimp smoking the cigarette and puffing out smoke.


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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:35:00 / 01:46:56:00

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