Historic Travel Films Native Africa
1941 B/W MOS 16mm - Native Africa TFA #43A 20:01:00 - 20:04:41 - Castle Films, The Adventure Parade, Native Africa - LS Cape of Good Hope jutting out into sea and waves breaking on shore in foreground. Double-decker trolleys in street, various MS "Jinrikisha boys" men dressed in horned headdresses, feathered costumes and bare legs, man gets in rickshaw and native pulls and gallops away, various natives pulling rickshaws on road. LS kraal (village) on hillside. CUs native women, some with beehive hairstyle. Elephants with native riders, elephants walking out from water with their young calves, MS native riders on elephants. Woman and child at native hut, woman milks cow into bowl, gives it to her young boy who scrapes out bowl with fingers, monkey pulls bowl away from young boy. 20:04:41 - 20:09:50 - Man twirls stick to start fire, blows on straw, much smoke. Woman and man seated on ground as woman shaves man's head. CUs men with facial markings. Various large group of natives dance, Ubangi women watching. MS herd of zebra. Various giraffes, herd of lions eating prey, lioness walking, sitting in high grass, two elephants in grass, ZI lioness peering thru grass, lioness walks away. ZI lion peering thru tall grass, walks away, CU lion lapping water, lying in tall grass. 20:09:50 - 20:13:52 - MSs native man, good clips of lion cub snarling in den. Native man crawls thru high grass. Good shots as cub approaches lines, lion licks cub, rolls over, lion and cub rough play. Good clips, MS cheetah running, chases native up small tree, cheetahs circle at base and one starts to climb, native looking down, cheetah lies down. - Good shots of native bare breasted girls fishing in river with large nets, putting catch into baskets carried on shoulder. - Various LSs Victoria Falls and rushing water. The End.