Autism: who cares

Australia, 1979

Film
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Four centres for autistic children in Victoria show how they deal with this problem. Details how they are able to teach the children to eventually integrate into the community. Photographer: Leigh Tilson; Music: Franciscus Henri, Philip Gardner, Audrey Klein.

Credits

producer/director

Ivan Gaal

production company

Horizontal Films

Language

English

Duration

00:22:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

20742

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Deinstitutionalization - Victoria

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Autism

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Children - Health and hygiene

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Deinstitutionalization - Victoria

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Handicapped children - Care and treatment

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Handicapped children - Education

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Mentally handicapped - Care - Victoria

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Personality disorders

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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