• Short Summary

    University students work at zoo to earn money during their holiday.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "STUDENTS MAKE HOLIDAYS PAY".

    Chessington Zoo, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey.

    Long shot of elephants being led out of elephant house. Zoo keeper directing students to various places in the zoo - they all holding buckets. Signpost to different parts of the zoo.

    Long shot of students Kenneth Pickup and Dennis Holland brushing and cleaning elephant. Close up shot of Dennis Holland from Queen's College, Cambridge. Close up shot of Ken Pickup from Guy's Hospital Medical School. Ken Pickup brushes elephant and examines elephant's mouth.

    Student feeding llamas in Pets' Corner. Close up shot of name 'Pets' Corner'. David Matthews from Agricultural College walking toward Pets' Corner carrying parrot on shoulder. Close up shot of David Matthews with parrot on shoulder. Two parrots sitting on rail, small animals in background.

    Brian A. Berry from University of Bristol feeding lion. Lion runs forward, grabs meat, turns and runs back further inside cage. Close up shot of lion's head.

    Mike Lloyd feeding tiger - tiger seems nervous before feeding. Close up shot of Mike Lloyd smiling. Close up shot of tiger in cage growling with large piece of meat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:48:00 / 01:03:56:00

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