• Short Summary

    A look at some of the animals at London Zoo and Chessington Zoo.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Who's Who at zoo?

    London Zoo, Regent's Park and Chessington Zoo, Surrey.

    High angle shot of Chi-Chi the giant panda being fed by keeper in the pit at London Zoo. C/U as it eats. C/U notice reading 'Giant Panda Chi-Chi' M/S keeper feeding Chi-Chi with a bamboo shoot. L/S crowd looking into the pit. L/S of the keeper giving Chi-Chi a swing. C/U man talking photographs. M/S Chi-Chi lying on logs. M/S of the entrance to Chessington Zoo. M/S of Porgy the Polar bear lying in his pit looking dejected after losing his mate. M/S the gravestone where the female Polar bear is buried. L/S animals including llamas and a camel walking towards camera on their way to cheer Porgy up.

    M/S of the Polar bear walking round his water pit to watch the animals. M/S of the animals standing in front of the bear's pit. C/U camel looking around. Back view of the Polar bear looking from his pit at the animals, pan to show the elephant trumpeting. M/S of the bear walking in the pit. M/S of the elephant blowing his trumpet and laying his trunk across the railings. C/U small monkey clinging to the railings. L/S as the bear walks to the edge of his pool and jumps in. M/S pan the llamas looking through the railings. M/S as the Polar bear emerges form the water and shakes his head.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:06:00 / 01:13:18:00

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment