Playing with fire

United States, 1975

Film
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Two children take some matches from home and set fire to a truck, which in the process of exploding burns them both badly. A doctor explains that dangers should be explained to children as so often in the domestic situation children are put at risk when with care and commonsense these can be avoided.

Credits

producer

Christopher Knight

production company

National Fire Protection Association. Public Affairs Division

Duration

00:15:47:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1975

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

31460

Language

English

Subject categories

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Fire

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Dwellings - Fires and fire prevention

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Home accidents

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Home accidents - Prevention

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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