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

Duration

00:21:23:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1961

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

29446

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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