• Short Summary

    Item showing orang-utan, hippo, polar bear, swans and elephants at Melbourne zoo.

  • Description

    Melbourne zoo.

    Australia.

    Various shots of Tang the orang-utan being washed, powdered and brushed. M/S as his keeper puts face cream on him and he eats some of it. C/U as he looks closely at himself in the mirror. M/S of a hippopotamus in a pool. M/S as a polar bear jumps into the water. C/U black swan, C/U white swan. Various shots of elephants splashing around in the mud.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1580.23
    Media URN:
    50658
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:45:00 / 01:46:06:00
    Canister:
    NSP 441

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