Sudden departure

Canada, 1965

Film
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When an infant or small child enters hospital, there can be dangerous emotional shock caused by separation from the mother. Filmed at a children’s hospital, this film examines the nature of the child’s deprivation. A psychiatrist discusses what parents can do to lessen fear and anxiety. (Awards: Cairo; La Plata.)

Credits

director

Georges Dufaux

producer

Marcel Martin

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:27:47:00

Colour

Black and White

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