• Short Summary

    Tropical birds are made to perform tricks at exhibition in Holland.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Holland. Tropic Birds Exhibition".

    Haarlem, The Netherlands.

    SV Numerous cages containing different tropical birds. CU A photographer with a budgerigar on a perch attached to his camera. GV Elevated: the exhibition. CU Man looking at birds in cage. CU A bird in a cage. CU People watching. CU A model motorcycle and sidecar onto which a man puts two birds and the model starts to move round and round. SV The model going round and round with the birds on it watched by people. CU People. CU A bird climbing a miniature rope ladder. CU Man watching. CU The bird walking along a tight-rope. CU Man putting two birds in miniature beds. CU Man putting two birds in miniature beds, he moves his hand away to show the birds laying on their backs with their feet in the air. CU Birds laying on their backs with their feed in the air, they very quickly turn over and get to their feet.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1563.24
    Media URN:
    50197
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/12/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:05:00 / 01:45:12:00
    Canister:
    58/101

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