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  • Short Summary

    Speeded up footage of a day out at Dublin Zoo, Dublin, Ireland (Eire).

  • Description

    Note: The footage in this item has been deliberately speeded up.

    Dublin Zoo, Dublin, Ireland (Eire).

    Full titles read: "IF - we venture to predict the effect of the thyroid gland treatment on the inmates of the Dublin Zoo."

    L/S's of people looking at bear in cage, they and the bear are moving very quickly - the action has been speeded up. L/S of elephant waving it's trunk around very quickly, crowds watch. Various shots of emu walking round the zoo, it follows behind a number of spectators and pecks off the grass.

    Various shots of people moving around the grounds at speed. L/S of man and small child feeding Canada geese. L/S's of emu and geese. M/S of zookeepers encouraging elephant to do tricks. The elephant kneels down and lies on it's side. Elephant stands back up and picks the zookeeper up by it's trunk.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    284.30
    Media URN:
    23288
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:35:00 / 01:42:39:00
    Canister:
    G 918

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