Smoking: it's your choice

United States, 1970

Film
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An open-ended film designed to stimulate thought and class discussion; the aim of this film is to help young people make a decision about smoking cigarettes. Animation is used to show how smoking affects the lungs, causing diseases such as lung cancer and emphysema.

Credits

producer

Alfred Higgins

production company

Alfred Higgins Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:14:57:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28640

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Cigarette habit

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Cigarette smokers

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Diseases - Prevention

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Emphysema, Pulmonary

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

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Lungs - Cancer

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Lungs - Diseases

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Passive smoking - Health aspects

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Tobacco - Physiological effect

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Tobacco habit

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Youth - Tobacco use

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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