• Short Summary

    Baby llamas, hippo and bear cubs on show at Whipsnade zoo, Bedfordshire.

  • Description

    Baby hippo.

    Whipsnade Zoo, Bedfordshire.

    Various shots of llamas in the fields, C/U of one. M/S as keeper Jerry Stanbridge feeds them, various shots as they gather around and eat. A baby one walks along, C/U mother, camera pans to baby. M/S two playing together.

    C/U mother hippopotamus in water with her mouth wide open. C/U mouth. M/S Jerry putting handful of food into her mouth. He pats her on the nose and walks out of the picture. M/S baby hippo in water. M/S woman watching. M/S mother and baby hippo now walking on ground. C/U baby hippo. The camera pans to his mother. C/U woman and child watching. M/S mother and baby hippo. M/S Kodiak bears in their enclosure. C/U bear cub climbing out of pool. Various shots of mother and cubs, M/S as children watch. L/S crowd around top of enclosure. M/S as bear stands on its hind legs and rolls its paws around.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1607.08
    Media URN:
    51546
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/10/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:09:00 / 01:15:44:00
    Canister:
    NP 528

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