• Short Summary

    An orang-utan called Freda plays with ropes and planks at Taronga Park Zoo.

  • Description

    Titles read: "This CIRCUS BUSINESS (or Tumbling To It)".

    Australia.

    Various shots of an orang-utan called Freda at Taronga Park Zoo. We see her swinging on a rope and walking along it while carrying an umbrella and holding onto the hand of her keeper. She then plays with a plank of wood - commentator says she is tossing the caber.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1632.27
    Media URN:
    51973
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/09/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:33:00 / 01:50:39:00
    Canister:
    PSP 860

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