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  • Short Summary

    Zoo footage of various birds including Pelicans and Cormorants.

  • Description

    Birds in a zoo are the subject of this film.

    Shots of various different birds swimming on an ornamental lake - birds include Pelicans and Cormorants. Zoo keeper throws fish to the birds. Various shots of the birds swimming around and trying to get the fish. We see the birds eat in slow motion. We see Pelicans flapping their wings and diving for the fish.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 693.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    912.17
    Media URN:
    15390
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:31:00 / 01:41:59:00
    Canister:
    EP 176

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