This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Footage of performers of the Bertam Mills Circus in training.

  • Description

    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.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:09:24:00
    UN 1653 A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment