Made by Wellcome Foundation Film Unit. Script by Dr C.J. Hackett, directed, photographed and edited by Douglas Fisher and narrated by Carleton Hobbs. Made with the co-operation of Dr H.W. Parker of the British Museum, Mr J.W. Lester of London Zoo and Dr C.H. Kellaway of the Wellcome Foundation.
Wellcome Foundation Film Unit
A general discussion of venomous snakes which, by means of diagrams and pictures of living snakes, describes their classification and characteristics, snake venoms and their effects, and the treatment of snake bites. 2 segments.