• Short Summary

    Hans Brick wrestles with a tiger but they are still good friends.

  • Description

    Titles read: "REAL wresting! Filmed at BURNT STUBB, Chessington, Leatherhead. Meet Hans Brick who features another speedy method of leaving this World - tiger wrestling."

    Chessington, Surrey.

    Various shots of Hans Brick being chased about a cage by a tiger. They wrestle on the ground - is Hans mad?! Natural sound throughout. At one point, when the tiger has Hans' arm in his mouth, someone is heard saying that the tiger is tired then another voice replies that his master's not tired. The tiger lets go of Hans' arm. Shot of Hans after the fight, with his jacket in tatters - he seems unhurt.

    Intertitle reads: "But, in spite of all this - they're the best of pals, for Hans specializes [sic] in friendship with all his animals - ".

    Hans, back in the cage with the tiger, gets the creature to lie down, then seems to give him a kiss. The tiger rubs his face over Hans' face, like a big cat!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1626.18
    Media URN:
    51866
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:47:00 / 01:29:21:00
    Canister:
    PSP 832

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