• Short Summary

    Beppo, a clown, rides a converted bedstead to promote Bertram Mills' Circus.

  • Description

    Olympia, London.

    Beppo, a clown from Bertram Mills' Circus is cycling along the road on a bike made from an old brass bedstead. Various shots of Beppo on his journey along roads. He points at a group of women who are looking at him. CU the women. Beppo dismounts and checks his front tyre with a stethoscope. He remounts and rides off. He is stopped by a policeman. The policeman gets out his note book and begins to charge Beppo. Beppo raises his hat to the camera.

    (Mute Neg.) (Title Scene "J")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    52.07
    Media URN:
    27840
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/12/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:12:00 / 01:10:08:00
    Canister:
    52/102

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