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  • Short Summary

    The Russian Circus performs in Moscow, Soviet Union. Also footage of lion at London Zoo.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Russian Circus performs in Moscow. Soviet Union.

    Various shots of the Zapashny gymnastic act in action. Various shots of the Solokhin acrobats performing. Various shots of Alexander and Tamara Buslaev, and their lions. The lions are riding around on horseback, then Tamara Buslaev rides on lion's back. Elevated MS of the arena with the acts acknowledging audience's applause.

    London Zoo, Britain. Various shots lion in a cage, it claws piece of meat through the bars whilst people watch. CU of its tail and paw. MS as it carries meat back into cage. CU of it growling.

    Cataloguer's note: The last part of the record does not relate to the Russian Circus item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2956.12
    Media URN:
    84951
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:21:00 / 01:34:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 3347 D

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