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  • Short Summary

    Educational film featuring various types of weird and wonderful sea animals.

  • Description

    British Instructional Films presentation.

    "Turtles" - C/Us of turtles swimming in a tank. Good shots of shells, heads, underneath of body. Turtle eating. "Sand Worms" - twig like plants (or animals?) stick out of sand. C/U of flower at end of stick opening out. Small shrimp like creature approaches flower then swims away. Flower opens and closes. Shrimp approaches again. "Electric eel" - eel swims along bottom of frame. C/Us of head and body of eel. "Sea Horses" - group of sea horses are seen moving around. C/Us of the group. Some of the horses have their tails twined around another. "Octopus" - large Octopus moves around a tank. Good shots of the suckers of the Octopus and its head. Octopus on the floor of the tank has a little fight with a lobster.

    Produced with the Co-operation of the National Committee for Visual Aids in Education.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1833.02
    Media URN:
    71156
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:43:00 / 01:24:45:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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