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  • Short Summary

    Educational film showing monkeys in various situations - climbing, eating, playing etc.

  • Description

    British Instructional Films Ltd presents a Classroom Film.

    Monkeys are seen in zoo enclosures. Small monkey climbs to the top of a tree. Other monkeys sit on tree branches. Monkey pops his head out of a shed window then climbs out and has a look around. Monkey walks on the roof of the shed, pus some food in its mouth then starts to climb up the tree. Door to the shed is now open, another monkey is inside. Two monkeys climb around roof of shed and eat. Crowd of people stand outside a monkey cage. Monkeys with very long tails swing around the cage and eat food from the cage floor. Hand of a keeper is just seen giving food to monkey. Monkey sits on high pole eating what looks like a piece of paper.

    Acknowledgements to the London Zoo.

    Note: two prints and two negs exist - check for best quality. Telecine transfer used neg.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2897.03
    Media URN:
    83729
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:23:00 / 01:17:18:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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