This is my home

Australia, 1961

Film
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Care and accommodation for the elderly in Victoria; shows the variety of specially planned homes available - individual houses with gardens in selectged areas; units of ten self-contained flats; flatettes with a community lounge; large homes with a matron presiding; small hospitals where patients are encouraged to walk again. Also stresses the importance of practising handicrafts, hobbies and gardening and being generally active.

Credits

production company

Herschells Films

director

Roy A. Driver

Duration

00:21:23:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1961

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010832

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Aged - Australia - Social conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Aged - Services for - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Old age homes - Victoria

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Public welfare

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Aged - Health and hygiene

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Aged - Home care

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Aged - Hospital care

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Aged - Integrated care

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Old age homes - Victoria

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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