Turning point

United States, 1970

Film
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1970 and world population below the age of fifteen has almost reached 1500 million. Of these, only one out of four gets any primary education, and less than one out of twelve achieves secondary schooling. What can be done to bridge the gap of ignorance, and prevent more millions from joining the ranks of the uneducated? Made for International Education Year.

Credits

producer/director

Jehangir Bhownagary

production company

Unesco

Language

English

Duration

00:29:45:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

29820

Subject categories

Animation

Animation → Animated films - United States

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United Nations

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Education of children

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education - Developing countries

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education of children

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education, Primary

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education, Secondary

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Educational equalization

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Learning

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Education of children

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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