• Short Summary

    The penguins pay a visit to the new lion cubs at Chessington zoo, London.

  • Description

    Lion cubs.

    Chessington zoo, Greater London.

    L/S of a keeper putting the five lion cubs into a pen. M/S penguins in archway to their quarters. M/S of the cubs all sat together. M/S penguins exit left and enter the pool. They climb out of the other side and hop over the wall. L/S of penguins and cubs in enclosure together. Various shots of them together. C/U lion, L/S from his angle of cubs and penguins. C/U lioness watching. C/U children smiling and watching. M/S's as lioness brings in the cubs with her mouth. C/U penguins, they return through the archway.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1249.19
    Media URN:
    34130
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:25:00 / 01:27:42:00
    Canister:
    NP 202

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