Somebody waiting

United States, 1971

Film
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An evocative and poignant view of the staff of Corcoran Cottage as they attempt, with some success, to make life more stimulating and comfortable for the severely mentally and physically handicapped children of Corcoran Cottage, California.

Credits

co-producer

Dick Snider

Hal Riney

production company

University of California, Los Angeles

Language

English

Duration

00:24:20:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28710

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Institutional care - United States

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Handicapped children - Care and treatment

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Institutional care - United States

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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