So long to run

Canada, 1978

Film
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A woman on welfare is forced to take desperate measures to protect her children from her estranged husband and the welfare agency. The husband breaks down the door of her apartment when he suspects that she is entertaining a friend. The welfare officer threatens to remove her children if she continues to see the friend. Panic-stricken, she hides with her children in a borrowed car, but is picked up by the police.

Credits

director

Charles Lapp

producer

Vladimir Valenta

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:25:00:00

Colour

Colour

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