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  • Short Summary

    Educational film about the King of the Jungle - various shots inc. eating, sleeping, roaring etc.

  • Description

    British Instructional Films presents a Classroom Film.

    Male lion walks in a field. One lionesses eats a piece of meat, another licks her paws. Male lion lying down eats a piece of meat which it holds in its paws. Lioness sits with her eyes closed having a nap. Lion cub sits and looks around then goes for a little walk - seems to be in a zoo enclosure. Lioness chews on chunk of meat. Group of three lions lick each other. Large male lion in a cage grabs at a piece of meat through the bars of its cage. A zoo keeper holds the meat on the end of a hook. A crowd of people watch. C/U of lion's tail - it wags. Lion walks around his cage with piece of meat in his mouth. C/U of lion roaring.

    Acknowledgements to the London Zoo.

    Note: You've made your bed and you've got a lion in it. 2 prints and 2 negs exist - check for best quality.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:53:00 / 01:57:53:00

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