Bears in the wild are contrasted with bears in a zoo.
Story about bears in the wilds and in the zoo.
L/S of a big brown bear walking along a tree trunk which crosses a river. M/S of a bear drinking from a concrete pool in a zoo enclosure, it eats a fish. M/S of a bear sitting in a river eating a fish. Two bears have a playful fight on a riverbank. They tumble into the water. They play around in the river. They then run off into the woods.
Various shots of bears walking around in the woods. M/S of two bear cubs climbing up a tree trunk. An adult bear climbs up after them. Various shots of cubs in manic play. They clamber around a small tree. Cute.
Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 644.