• Short Summary

    Seals are captured to live in Melbourne Zoo.

  • Description

    Seal Rocks, Western Port Bay, Victoria, Australia.

    LV. Pan, mass of seals clamber over rocks on Seal Rocks. (First 7' for super.) LV. Boat approaching rocks. SCU. Boat crew pointing to rocks. LV. Seals running from rocks. SV. Men chase seals, pan to others sliding away. LV. Seals jump into sea. SV. Pan, men net seal. SCU. Seal in net. LV. 130 pound seal scampers away. SV. Seal jumps from ledge. SV. Men net seal. SV. Seal being packed into special boxed. CU. Seal in box. SV. Seal evades net by jumping into water. LG. Other seals scamper out to sea. BV. Pan up from seal in net as men make way to boat. SV. Seals being released at Melbourne Aquarium. SV. Seal slides down chute into water. SV. Seal jumps from springboard. SV. Another seal slides into swimming pool.

    (F.G.) (Title scene "I")

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    44.35
    Media URN:
    27738
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:02:00 / 01:31:07:00
    Canister:
    52/95

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