Detail

Title ID 4024Collection ID121
Title[Outing to Longleat Wildlife Park]
Date[ca. 1972]
CollectionJohn Mitchell
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeLeisure
KeywordsAnimals Children Fairgrounds Family Leisure Time Activities Outings Play Zoological Gardens
Location
LocalLongleat
RegionalWiltshire
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionJohn P. Mitchell
CameraJohn P. Mitchell
Participants00:09:18:00
FormatColour Silent
Duration8 mins. 26 secs.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A family film portraying a day at Longleat Wildlife Park, featuring animals in the park and children playing on rides and with the animals.

Description

The film begins with fast motion shots of the family leaving to go on the trip, at the park there are shots of giraffe, zebra, lions, leopards and other animals, interspersed with comic sketches of people running away from animals, again shot in fast motion. A sequence of children playing on fairground rides in the park and then taking pony rides and feeding the llama's. At the end shots of the family eating ice cream and finally closing titles, drawn by children.

Stills

[Outing to Longleat Wildlife Park] (ca.1972)