Archive / Films / Mackrell Collection – Film 15


B&W. 12.25min. Burma (Myanmar); Assam, India. c. 1940s. Film made by Gyles Mackrell. Crossing rivers on elephants. Scenes of riverbank lanscape. Scenes of deer hunting. Display of tiger trophies: mounted tiger heads and skins; Unloading a dead deer from the back of an elephant. Angler fishing and river scenes. Scenes of a killed elephant: European and Indian men posing next to dead elephants.


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