• Short Summary

    Bertram Mills Circus trains up for their Christmas performances.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Circus Trains For Xmas".

    Ascot, Berkshire. Bertram Mills Circus trains up for their Christmas performances.

    SV Pan, elephants being groomed. (first 7' for super. title). CU Elephants lifting trunk. SV Pan, elephants legs being scrubbed. CU Elephant.

    MV Cumberland bareback riders in ring. SV Riders jumping onto stationary horses. CU Coco the Clown's hair stands up. SV Pan, the Cumberlands doing a pyramid as horses trot round ring.

    SV Coco the clown walking with Pepe the Chimpanzee, pan down to Coco's huge boots and Pepe. SV Chimps clapping hands for food. CU Chimps being served. CU Billy Chimp eating. CU Pepe chimp eating. CU Kanette Chimp eating. SV Chimps eating at table, Bobo licking plate. CU Bobo licking plate. SV Pepe jumps up on Coco. CU Coco and Pepe. Coco's hair stands up, Pepe gazes at him. Coco cuddles up to Pepe.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1485.07
    Media URN:
    48476
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:11:00 / 01:11:20:00
    Canister:
    51/97

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