A Man's life is his own affair

Australia, 1970

Film
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Episode of Series “Personnel or People”.
An office-worker participates in a demonstration and his face is recognised by management in a front page newspaper photograph. Deals with the responsibilities of an employee towards his employer versus his rights as a citizen. Is a man free to do as he pleases outside working hours provided that it does not adversely affect his work?

Credits

producer

Jack S. Allan

Gil Brealey

director

Brian Hannant

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:04:00:00

Colour

Colour

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

30832

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Employee rights

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Hours of work - Australia

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Office management

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Personnel management

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Time management

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Work - Australia

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Work ethic

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Employee rights

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Work ethic

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Employees - Training of

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

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

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Time management

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Recreation

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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