Teenage pregnancy

United States, 1969

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Shows the reaction of a family when one of the daughters reveals that she is pregnant. Presents the decisions to be made concerning both the mother-to-be and the coming child, ignoring the responsibility of the father and concentrating on the girl’s problem.

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Credits

production company

Sterling Educational Films

Moreland-Latchford Productions

producer

Joe Hayward

director

Hector Lemieux

Duration

00:16:38:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1969

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010671

Language

English

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Ephemeral films

Documentary

Documentary → Docudrama

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Adolescent parents

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Teenage pregnancy

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Adolescent parents

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Pregnancy, Adolescent

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Teenage parents

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Teenage pregnancy

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Unmarried mothers

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Choice (Psychology) in adolescence

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Mental hygiene

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Mental hygiene - United States

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Pregnancy, Adolescent

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Teenage parents

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Teenage pregnancy

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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