Your children's play

United Kingdom, 1951

Film
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A plea to parents to allow their children additional freedom in their play. The psychology of the child mind is demonstrated in various examples of play.

Credits

director

Brian Smith

production company

Realist Films

Language

English

Duration

00:20:03:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

30769

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Imagination

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Child development

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Child psychology

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Children - Recreation

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Parenting

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

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

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

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Children - Recreation

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Adventure games

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Children - Recreation

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Play

Magic, Occult & Supernatural → Imagination

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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