Play

00:00

/

00:00

Full screen
Video quality

Low 0 MB

High 0 MB

HD 0 MB

Captions
Volume
Volume
Hero image for Monkey Tale

Monkey Tale

Short Film (Full Length) – 1952

jon
jon
28 Apr 2012 - 12.10pm
Interesting how it's the monkeys fault when a car reverses out in front of him without looking... nothing much seems to have changed there!

...and next time I have to slow down for a crossing, I'll remember to remove my hands from the brakes and do the stop signal!
Ron Philips
Ron Philips
5 Apr 2012 - 05.56pm
I used this film to teach road safety in the 70's great film still got the message through up until 80's good to see it back.
Patrick Morgan
Patrick Morgan
3 Feb 2012 - 03.08pm
It's time for a re-make. Stay tuned.
Please keep your comments relevant to this title. Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments.

If you liked this, you might also like...

Collection
Collection image for National Film Unit Collection

National Film Unit Collection

This collection celebrates government filmmaking body the...

Collection
Collection image for Better Safe than Sorry

Better Safe than Sorry

Long before Ghost Chips, and "don't use your back like a...

Thumbnail image for The Story of Seven-Hundred Polish Children

The Story of Seven-Hundred Polish Children

Another doco directed by Kathleen O'Brien

Thumbnail image for The Elysian Bus

The Elysian Bus

Another curious slant on road safety education

Thumbnail image for Keep Them Waiting

Keep Them Waiting

Another quirky road safety film

Thumbnail image for A Letter to the Teacher

A Letter to the Teacher

Also directed by Kathleen O'Brien

Thumbnail image for A Friendly Career

A Friendly Career

Another 50s educational film

Thumbnail image for Zoo Babies - Raising Baby Iwani

Zoo Babies - Raising Baby Iwani

Another primate programme

Thumbnail image for Exhibition Loop

Exhibition Loop

Also directed by Kathleen O'Brien

Thumbnail image for How to Drown

How to Drown

A 50s water safety film

Thumbnail image for If You're in it, You're in it to the Limit - Bikies

If You're in it, You're in it to the Limit - Bikies

More monkeying around on bikes

Thumbnail image for Pictorial Parade No. 55

Pictorial Parade No. 55

Features Wellington Zoo's chimp tea party

Thumbnail image for Too Late to be Sorry

Too Late to be Sorry

A firearms safety film made by the NFU

Thumbnail image for Pedestrians or Jaywalkers?

Pedestrians or Jaywalkers?

More 50s traffic safety lessons

Thumbnail image for White for Safety

White for Safety

More 50s traffic safety lessons

Thumbnail image for Our Stars of Ballet

Our Stars of Ballet

Also directed by O'Brien

Thumbnail image for Pictorial Parade No. 78

Pictorial Parade No. 78

Another public safety message from the NFU

Thumbnail image for A List of Names

A List of Names

Another traffic awareness film from the NFU

Thumbnail image for Preferably Blue

Preferably Blue

More animals on bikes

Thumbnail image for A Great Day to Go

A Great Day to Go

A water safety film from 1971

Thumbnail image for Legend (Ghost Chips) - Road Safety

Legend (Ghost Chips) - Road Safety

A 2011 traffic safety campaign

Thumbnail image for That's Fairly Interesting - Series One, Episode 13

That's Fairly Interesting - Series One, Episode 13

More comic primate antics

Thumbnail image for Tour Magnifique

Tour Magnifique

Professional road cycling

Thumbnail image for Braindead

Braindead

Features another naughty monkey

Thumbnail image for Such a Stupid Way to Die

Such a Stupid Way to Die

Another NFU educational film

Thumbnail image for Goodbye Pork Pie

Goodbye Pork Pie

More reckless driving

Thumbnail image for Smash Palace

Smash Palace

Featuring violations of road safety rules

Thumbnail image for Blazed - Drug Driving in Aotearoa

Blazed - Drug Driving in Aotearoa

More traffic safety lessons

Thumbnail image for Gateway to New Zealand

Gateway to New Zealand

More school patrols

Thumbnail image for In the Country

In the Country

More road safety lessons for kids from Kathleen O'Brien

Thumbnail image for Russian Roulette - Drink Driving

Russian Roulette - Drink Driving

A high profile drink driving psa

Thumbnail image for Campbell Live - Driving Dogs

Campbell Live - Driving Dogs

More trained animals

Thumbnail image for Bryan and Bobby - Twinkle Twinkle Traffic Light

Bryan and Bobby - Twinkle Twinkle Traffic Light

More road safety

Thumbnail image for Bryan and Bobby - Seatbelt Click

Bryan and Bobby - Seatbelt Click

More animals learning about road safety

Thumbnail image for Holmes - David Attenborough

Holmes - David Attenborough

Wild chimps with David Attenborough