Jacky visits the zoo

Canada, 1962

Film
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A tour of the zoo is given considerable momentum as an irate keeper chases Jacky for teasing the animals. The camera catches good close-ups of the zoo’s polar bear, lion, giraffe, elephant, rhinoceros, camel, zebra and finally Jacky, in a cage labelled “Wild Boy.” Piano soundtrack, no dialogue. (Award: Rome)

Credits

director

Mort Ransen

producer

Richard Gilbert

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:11:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

30829

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Animals

Animals & Wildlife → Zoo animals

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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