• Short Summary

    Chimps' tea party entertains visitors to London Zoo.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London Tea Party - Chimp Champs Are No Chumps."

    London Zoo.

    MS Four Chimpanzees ambling round in pairs with arms round each other's shoulders.

    MS Group of penguins waddling along. MS Penguins waddling along. Baby one hops along quickly at side.

    MS The four chimps seated round table. Keeper puts bowl in front of them.

    MS The penguins waddling along. Pan with small one as he jumps ahead of the others.

    MV The 4 chimps around table beginning to eat off plates. CU One chimp starts to climb on table. MS Chimps eating at table. CU One chimp holding dishcloth in hand, takes food off plate and stuffs it into his mouth.

    MS People holding children up, looking on.

    CU One chimp runs over top of table, sits on edge and watches keeper scoop food that has been dropped on chair onto plate. Keeper sets plate on table again and puts chimp back in chair. CU Chimp lapping up food from plate. CU Chimp wearing paper hat. CU Head shot of keeper looking on, smiling. CU Chimp wiping face with dishcloth and putting it over head as photographer tries to take photo.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1415.12
    Media URN:
    46100
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:46:00 / 01:26:05:00
    Canister:
    49/48

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