University of Florida Archives Moving Image Collection

Production number 52

Production title: Albert the Alligator

Production date: 1977?

Color / no sound

Total running time: 00:06:00

No production credits given.

Derived from 16 mm film.

Available in VHS, DVD, DVCAM and mini-DV.

This is a compilation of footage from a reel that was labeled "1977 Florida Action."  Most of the footage is useless scraps of football action from the 1977 season.  However, the first 30 seconds depict an early version of the costumed Albert mascot.


0:00    Albert the Alligator. Ends with him being carried off by cheerleaders.

0:30    Football action

0:50    Cheerleaders silhouetted against a sunset.

1:10    Black and white footage of what could be a campus. It is clearly not UF.

3:10    3 minutes of disjointed football action.  Much of the film was damaged.

6:00    Film ends.

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