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  • Short Summary

    Circus performance - man on bare backed horses, chimpanzee, elephants.

  • Description

    France.

    LS man doing tricks on bare backed horses. MS chimpanzee on a unicycle. LS man standing on his head, throwing clubs and hoops into the air, another man standing at side. CU man holding up large pole another man climbing up to the top at which there is a motorcycle in a large ring and he goes round the ring on motorcycle. Pan down to the man balancing pole and back to man going round ring at a terrific speed. LS CU elephants in ring doing stunts, of one balancing on a stool which is going round. Another wearing a ballet skirt and crown trying to copy a ballet dancer who is in the ring also. MS woman laughing in audience. CU LS another elephant dressed in the same as a girl dancing round the ring. LS elephants standing on hind legs, resting their hoofs on the elephant in front and walking out of ring.


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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2846.08
    Media URN:
    82833
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:58:00 / 01:09:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 2921 D

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