To live till you die

United States, 1965

TV show
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Explores the problems of old age and retirement in two different societies. 83-year-old Olivia is placed in an old people’s home in Sweden’s welfare state, in contrast to the great grandfather of the southern Italian Filazzola family, who still plays a part in supporting the family.

Credits

production company

National Educational Television

Australian Broadcasting Commission

Rediffusion

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

producer

J.C. Sheers

Duration

00:53:05:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1965

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

322914

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Family - Social aspects

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Italy - Social conditions

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

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Retirement

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social structure

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Sweden - Social conditions

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Aging

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

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

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

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

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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