Disco

Australia, 1977

Film
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Episode of Series “Growing Up”.
This film considers social and sexual expectations and attitudes of teenagers attending a disco. Their perceptions of male and female roles, the similarities and differences are portrayed through their behaviour, conversation and dress. Cinematography by Mike Edols.

Credits

director

Phil Noyce

producer

Tom Manefield

production company

Film Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:11:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

31068

Subject categories

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Adolescence

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Teenagers

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Adolescence

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Teenagers

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Youth - Sexual behavior

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

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Youth - Recreation

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

U-Matic; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - overscan

MPEG-4 Digital File; ACMI Digital Access Copy - overscan

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