• Short Summary

    Good footage of Grizzly bears in Alaska.

  • Description

    Titles read: "THE GIANT GRIZZLIES OF ALASKA"

    'Largest of all carnivora on earth today, the great bears of Alaska are not predatory animals in the true sense - they kill and eat flesh only when deprived of their usual diet of berries, roots, fish etc. En route for their sanctuary..."

    God L/Ss of the spectacular snow capped mountains of in Alaska taken from moving boat. 'Admiralty Island is our goal, where last remnants of these magnificent animals are to be found.' Several shots of Alaskan landscape. M/S of two men operating a strange wooden boat which moves down river at speed. 'The bears come down to the shallow beach of the glacial streams to fish -" Various good shots of three bears frolicking in the river and walking on the shore. M/Ss of numerous salmon in the shallow water. L/S of bear with fish in his mouth. Several more nice shots of the bears

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1596.21
    Media URN:
    50900
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:32:00 / 01:47:23:00
    Canister:
    PSP 755

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