Description

Watch the docu-newsreel to mark the passing of Knut, the Berlin Zoo polar bear (2006-11), here's a eulogy to one of his predecessors, the London Zoo polar bear Sam, who was, as an intertitle bluntly puts it, "shot at Dawn to end his infirmities" after 24 years as one of the zoo's most popular attractions.

Duration
0 min 47 sec

Views
3,312

Posted On
September 13, 2011
Director
Unknown or Not Available

Writer
Unknown or Not Available

Studio
British Film Institute

Release
September 6, 1925
Cast
Unknown or Not Available
Trailer Tracks
No Music Available
Log In to Comment
Embed Video
x
<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="//cdn.traileraddict.com/css/rembed.css"><div class="outer-embed-ta"><iframe width="100%" src="//v.traileraddict.com/45712" allowfullscreen="true" webkitallowfullscreen="true" mozallowfullscreen="true" scrolling="no" class="embed-ta"></iframe></div> <p><a href="http://www.traileraddict.com/tragedy-of-sam/short-film">Short Film</a> for <a href="http://www.traileraddict.com/tragedy-of-sam">Tragedy of Sam</a> on <a href="http://www.traileraddict.com">TrailerAddict</a>.</p>
Credit