Who's boss

United States, 1950

Film
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Deals with the struggle between a young married couple to attain a balance of power in their relationship. Both are successful in their repsective careers, yet unable to make a success of their marriage. After two years of conflict and a serious quarrel, they decide to make a determined cooperative effort to salvage their marriage. Although adjustment is slow and difficult, they ultimately acheive a balance that enables both of them to contribute equally to ‘breadwinning’ and ‘homemaking’. Neither is boss both both partners share the reponsibilities of the home.

Credits

production company

Affiliated Film Producers

producer

Irving Jacoby

Duration

00:15:48:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1950

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

011942

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Docudrama

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Equality

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Interpersonal conflict

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Competition (Psychology)

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

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

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

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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