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  • Short Summary

    Zookeeper at zoo takes census of all the animals.

  • Description

    Part of issue GOOD GROUNDS.

    Location of events unknown, might be London Zoo.

    Various shots of zookeeper wandering around zoo with notepad taking note of all the animals. We see wolves, lions, lion cubs, several small mammals (otters? tree kangeroos? Tasmanian Devils?), sea lions, porcupines and monkeys. M/S of cameraman filming zookeeper. The cameraman picks a bug out of his head and hands it to the zookeeper who shakes his head.

    Note: soundtrack is missing.

    Note: story is similar to CENSUS TIME AT ZOO from 41/1 (film id 1067.22).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1572.20
    Media URN:
    50475
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/02/1944
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:49:00 / 01:36:55:00
    Canister:
    NSP 412

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