The Lost generation

Australia, 1979

Film
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Episode of Series “The Work that was”.
Keith Windschuttle, looks at the problems of high youth unemployment as manifested in the increasing numbers of young homeless people squatting in derelict houses. Suggests that more innovations in secondary education would help prepare students for the realities of the present job market.

Credits

producer/director

Brian Nicholls

production company

Australian Broadcasting Commission

Duration

00:31:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1979

Appears in

The Work That Was

Group of items

The Work That Was

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

31290

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Career education

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Unemployment - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Homeless youth - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Homelessness

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

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social work with youth

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Unemployment - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Youth - Employment

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Career education

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education, Secondary - Australia

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Educational innovations

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Resource programs (Education)

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Youth - Employment

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Homeless youth - Australia

History → Squatters - Australia

History → Unemployment - Australia

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

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Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

U-Matic; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - overscan

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