The Secret hunger

Canada, 1965

Film
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Illustrates the struggle of people against want and hunger as the pattern of life is traced from birth and childhood in Latin America, through marriage in Africa, adulthood in Asia and Indonesia. Problems impeding greater agricultural productivity are shown.

Credits

producer/director

Gene Lawrence

production company

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Duration

00:21:00:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1965

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

28312

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agricultural productivity

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agriculture - Developing countries

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Food supply - Developing countries

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United Nations

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Developing countries - Social conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Food supply - Developing countries

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Hunger

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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