Smithsonian Institution Archives

Audiovisual Recordings,
1971, undated

Summary
Collection ID:
SIA.FA16-160
Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1971, undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage boxe)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of the film "Big Cats and How They Came to Be" which was created for display at the National Zoological Park (NZP). The film is the story of the evolution of the genus panther and was animated by Film Polski for NZP. Produced in 1976, the film is 10 minutes long. It won the Council on International Nontheatrical Events (CINE) Golden Eagle in 1976 and was shown at the Sixth International Film Festival of India. Two prints of different lengths are dated 1971 and may represent an earlier version of the film. Materials include film and videotapes.

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Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-160, National Zoological Park, Audiovisual Recordings

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Keywords
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Film Polski Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Big Cats and How They Came to Be (Motion picture : 1976) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Evolution Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Panthera Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zoos Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zoos -- Educational aspects Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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