• Short Summary

    King Ibn Saud visits circus with his son while in Germany.

  • Description

    Baden Baden, Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    SV. King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia with his son and his entourage arriving at the gala performance at the circus. SV. Interior, little German boy greeting King Saud's son in the royal box alongside arena. SV. King Saud with son sitting down in royal box. CU. King Saud smiling. CU. Dagger on one of the King Saud's guard's uniform. Pan up to guard. GV. Circus performance in progress, camels parading around. SV. Camels parading around arena. A large type of bison with long horns steps up onto edge of the arena in front of King Saud. SV. King's guards and entourage watching. SV. Small elephant walking on edge of arena in front of royal box accompanied by small boy on a pony. Side view of King Saud and son watching. Artists balancing on pair of horses moving round arena. King Saud and son watching. SV. Pan, two bears riding round arena in small car. CU. King Saud's son watching. SV. Trainer and bear jumping up and down in middle of arena. They stop jumping and the bear kisses trainer. CU. King Saud's son laughing. SV. Seal act in progress with seal balancing large ball on nose and fin. SV. Trainer runs forward with small ball and hands it to the King's son. Father turns to him and tells to throw it back into arena for the seal to catch. His hands raise up and throw the ball into arena. Seal balances ball on nose. SV. Another ball thrown into arena for seal to catch. CU. King Saud laughing in royal box.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:07:00 / 01:37:11:00

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