Rene Spitz: about his own work

United States, 1975

Film
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A professional portrait of Dr. Rene Spitz, paediatrician and psychiatrist, largely based on footage taken on a visit to the Erikson Institute in Chicago, 1969. Dr. Spitz is best known for his work on the effects of emotional deprivation on children.

Credits

producer

Susan Sussman

production company

Parents' Magazine Films

Language

English

Duration

00:15:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27840

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Biographical films

Biographical

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Child psychology

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Emotions in children

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Child psychology

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Medical films

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

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

People → Biographical films

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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