This is your lung

United Kingdom, 1963

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

Designed to discourage cigarette smoking. Uses a smoking machine to show a variety of foreign matter in cigarette smoke, including a cancer-causing tar. Deals with a patient who has a smoker’s cough, but is ultimately found to be suffering from lung cancer.

Credits

production company

Verity Films

Film Producers Guild

producer/director

Oswald Skilbeck

Duration

00:16:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1963

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010856

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Cancer

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Cancer - Prevention

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Cigarette habit

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Cigarette smokers

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

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Health education

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Lungs - Cancer

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Lungs - Diseases

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Smoking

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Tobacco - Physiological effect

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/73744--this-is-your-lung/ |title=This is your lung |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=20 October 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}