Rex: Alienated youth

Australia, 1974

Film
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Episode of Series “Social Security”.
Rex left home at 16 after an argument with his father and now finds that he’s left with the choice of life on the dole or continuing menial work. The film examines the life Rex leads and the sorts of options open to him, none of them in the area Rex is really interested in. One in a series of films made originally for daytime television panel discussions to introduce the public to the range of social services available form the government. No other credits available.

Credits

production company

Film Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:07:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

27899

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Unemployment - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Adolescence

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social work with youth

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Unemployed - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Unemployed youth

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Unemployment

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Unemployment - Australia

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Adolescence

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Youth - Conduct of life

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Youth - Conduct of life

History → Unemployment - Australia

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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