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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of monkeys at the zoo climbing a tree and a rope bridge.

  • Description

    "The other day Eve went back to the zoo to see a few social climbers. They were busy..."

    L/S of monkeys in a zoo enclosure climbing up a tree. Slow motion footage of them clambering up. Once at the top they climb across a rope bridge.

    "This must be where the one-way traffic scheme originated." Slow motion footage of one of the monkeys jumping over others on the rope bridge. "And just then the bell went for dinner!" The monkeys run down the tree again. Slow motion footage of them jumping off the tree.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 551.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    950.25
    Media URN:
    16874
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:39:00 / 01:57:28:00
    Canister:
    EP 228

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