• Short Summary

    Albert Baudy's circus act: performing greyhounds and dog riding monkey.

  • Description

    London.

    Various shots of five greyhounds running around circus ring, they jump over a high fence. Their trainer, Albert Baudy, stands in the middle of the ring holding a whip. The dogs do pirouettes and walk on their hind legs.

    The five dogs exit, a small monkey riding a black greyhound rides around the ring. The monkey is dressed as a jockey. Various shots of Albert trying to get the monkey to do a reverse somersault from the dog's back. The monkey tries but ends up fall on his face, he gnashes his teeth angrily at Albert. In the end the monkey rides the dog around the ring going over the high fence.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1371.01
    Media URN:
    44893
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/06/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:21:00 / 01:02:41:00
    Canister:
    NP 247

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