Who cares anyway?

United Kingdom, 1972

Film
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In this modern world there is little excuse for the squalor in which some of the elderly and neglected live. A group of young volunteers produced this film which takes away the glitter of the cities and exposes the utter wretchedness of Britain’s elderly and hopefully raise awareness of the situation.

Credits

production company

Pendulum Films

director
Duration

00:27:18:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1972

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

011924

Language

English

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Cities and towns - Great Britain

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Great Britain - Social conditions

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

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

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social structure - Great Britain

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Aging

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

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

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

Places → Cities and towns - Great Britain

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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