Footage of performers of the Bertam Mills Circus in training.
Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.
Bertram Mills Circus.
M/S and C/U of Elephants walking around the arena. M/S Elephants performing various tricks, begging, walking in procession with their forelegs on each others shoulders, etc. M/S an elephant lying on a man. C/U a lion in a cage. C/U a lion on a pedestal begging. L/S and M/S a girl learning to stunt ride, standing on two horses as they canter round ring. A rope is attached to her waist so that she is lowered gradually to the ground when she falls. Shots of man on horse doing the same trick. M/S and L/S of horses performing with trainer. M/S girls making dresses and fitting them in wardrobe department. Various other shots of performers and animals in training.
Cataloguer's note: Cuts from 46/94.