• Short Summary

    Quirky item about man plays an bizarre instrument with his pet budgies sitting on the bow.

  • Description

    Part of WATER, WATER, EVERYWHERE issue.

    Melbourne, Australia.

    Various shots of birds in an aviary. Various shots of man playing bizarre looking musical instrument - looks like a cross between a cello and a tuba. The man has trained his 9 pet budgerigars to sit on the bow as he plays. The man wears a trilby with a hole in - the birds sit inside it and look out.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1262.40
    Media URN:
    42459
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/09/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:02:14:00 / 02:03:16:00
    Canister:
    NSP 128

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