Footage
Life seagulls. (1930 - 1939)

Film-document №66439 2 parts, Black-white to collection Price category G

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Operators: Osmond Borradejl

Reel №1

England.

The film was awarded the prize of the American comedy.

Grasskholm Island and other islands of the south-west of England, where thousands of nesting sea gulls.

View of the island in the sea gulls colony on it.

Numerous nest on the island.

The females sit on nests.

Three men holding a cup of tea for the body and wings, showing wingspan.

Close-up of seagull's head, webbed feet, claws.

Love games gulls, males fight

Key words

England, the islands, the sea, the birds

Reel №2

England.

Gulls on the shore looking for food.

Hatching from eggs.

The growth of the chicks.

Seagull with chicks, chick climbs its beak in the mother's beak.

The first solo flight, from Rapid.

Other inhabitants of the island Grasskholm-seals and sea parrots.

Flying seagulls.

Seagulls dive into the water in flight, catching fish.

Aerial view of the island with gulls

Key words

England, islands, birds