Summerhill

Canada, 1967

Film
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Visits England’s progressive co-educational boarding school, Summerhill, founded by Alexander Neill a half century ago. Aims to show that students can make decisions about their studies without lessening the quality of their education.

Credits

production company

ONF | NFB

producer

Cecily Burwash

Duration

00:28:00:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1967

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010415

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Management

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Canada

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Neill, A. S. (Alexander Sutherland), 1883-1973

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Boarding schools

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education - Experimental methods

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education - Great Britain

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Neill, A. S. (Alexander Sutherland), 1883-1973

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Summerhill School

People → Neill, A. S. (Alexander Sutherland), 1883-1973

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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