• Short Summary

    Bear cubs at London and Whipsnade Zoo + potto lemur.

  • Description

    Title reads: "NEW BEARS - OLD WAYS".

    Whipsnade Zoo, Bedfordshire and London Zoo / Regent's Park.

    M/S mother brown bear and baby bear at London Zoo. Baby gets under feet of the mother. C/U mother bear and baby. The mother bear stands on her hind legs. Pan up to mother's face. M/S mother bear standing up and baby bear standing beside her feet. C/U baby bear as it runs from mothers feet. C/U head of mother bear, she catches something that is thrown to her. C/U baby bear running towards mother. M/S of the baby bear underneath mother bear.

    C/U of nameplate on cage: "Potto". C/U of a potto (kind of lemur) climbing stick inside his cage. M/S of potto sitting on the grass inside the cage.

    M/S of bears' pen at Whipsnade with female zookeeper calling 3 beer cubs towards her. C/U of the cubs. C/U cub being stroked by keeper. C/U of two cubs fighting. C/U cub being held by a keeper. M/S a keeper passing some chocolate Easter Egg to girl who is holding a cub. Various shots cubs eating chocolate eggs. C/U people watching. C/U two baby bears scrapping, one bites the other's ear. C/U keeper holding a cub. M/S 3 female keepers holding the cubs so they stand on their hind legs for the camera.

    Note: London Zoo press release on file.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:09:00 / 01:55:56:00

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