• Short Summary

    Jonathan Lucas does his gorilla act at Chessington zoo.

  • Description

    Jonathan Lucas - Gorilla man.

    Chessington Zoo, London.

    C/U Chessington Zoo notice, pan down to man in ape costume and two girls walking through turnstile. C/U as cashier looks out of window at ape man Jonathan Lucas who has an act performing as a gorilla. M/S girls and ape approaching camera. C/U's of horse and tiger watching. M/S fruit stall, pan to ape and girls as they stop by stall. Ape pinches some nuts, then runs out of frame, girls call him. Ape approaches polar bear's cage, puts nuts on tray and pushes them to bear. Bears takes tray, eats nuts and pushes it back to ape who fills it up again. The ape is led away by girls. Bear stands up and watches departure.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1303.09
    Media URN:
    43213
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/09/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:20:00 / 01:15:29:00
    Canister:
    NP 312

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