• Short Summary

    Marquess of Bath shows off his lions as publicity stunt to promote gin brand.

  • Description

    No title. The lions of Longleat, Wiltshire.

    M/S lion behind wire enclosure in Longleat grounds. L/S of Longleat stately home. C/U of Marquess of Bath holding lion cub, he stands next to another person also holding cub. M/S ditto. C/U of the Marquess. M/S of lion behind wire in reserve. M/S group of people standing around Marquess. M/S of glamorous young woman with the Marquess holding lion cub. M/S of fully grown lion being taken from a van. M/S group of photographers. M/S of the fully grown lion with two keepers holding it. C/U head of fully grown lion.

    Narrator explains this is a publicity stunt to promote Booth's gin.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2057.21
    Media URN:
    56672
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:43:00 / 01:29:23:00
    Canister:
    68/37

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