• Short Summary

    Animals at London Zoo do their best to keep cool in the midst of a hot summer.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Zoo Has A Heat Wave Too".

    Shots of animals at the London Zoo during the hot weather.

    CU a camel carrying two boys on its back, still works.

    CU An elephant having a drink from a hose pipe.

    MS Birds bathing.

    MS the Polar bear resting.

    MS a lion resting.

    MS Cut in shot of people gazing through the wire of a cage.

    CU the object of their attention, a chimpanzee, who cannot decide whether to drink from a bottle or use it as a telescope.

    CU the chimp washing clothes in a bowl.

    CU the chimp grappling with a hose, trying vainly to stop the water spouting out of the nozzle.

    CU people laughing.

    MS penguins waddling through a pool of water and along a pavement.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1193.09
    Media URN:
    41137
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:55:00 / 01:17:09:00
    Canister:
    47/69

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