Weekend

Australia, 1977

Film
Weekend thumbnail image.

Episode of Series “Growing Up”.
Looks at the behaviour of a group of young teenagers over what is for them a typical weekend. The focus is on the peer group role in their lives and its significance in shaping expectations the boys and girls have of each other. (Includes footage of John Paul Young performing on stage.)

Credits

production company

Film Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:11:00:00

Colour

Colour

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

31074

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Adolescence

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Australia - Social conditions

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

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Adolescence

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Teenagers - Conduct of life

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

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Peer pressure

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Teenagers - Conduct of life

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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