This 68-minute documentary is a filmed recap of the recent Walker-Arbuthnot expedition into Africa. Much of the film consists of padding, lifted from stock shots of earlier, unrelated "nature" films. Of the newer scenes, the vignette in which a herd of elephants is decimated by a team of hunters proved a bit too gruesome for most audiences. Far more entertaining were the long-shot glimpses of the Nile River; indeed, this expedition represented the longest excursion ever attempted down the Nile. In traditional silent-documentary fashion, the producers were show-business savvy enough to include a few shots of bare-breasted Native women.
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