• Short Summary

    Lorenz Hagenbeck, head of Hamburg Zoo is given a last farewell by his charges.

  • Description

    Hamburg, Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany).

    Funeral of the head of Hamburg Zoo Lorenz Hagenbeck - very unusual. GV. Cortege drawn by two ponies entering the gates of the Hamburg Zoo. GV. Puma looking up. CV. Two penguins. CV. Deer's face. TV. Procession passing beside lake. CV. Camel's face behind wire. GV. Two seals peering over the wire. GV. Bear's face. LV. Rock formation in the zoo, panning down to the procession. SV. Zoo attendants following the coffin. SV. Polar bear. GV. Elephant's head turning. LV. Procession passing a lake with the birds watching.

    (Lavender.) (Orig 'G')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    575.17
    Media URN:
    31743
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/03/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:32:00 / 01:21:23:00
    Canister:
    56/23

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