Who needs the computer?

United Kingdom, 1973

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

An animated film designed to explore some of the common misconceptions about the computer. Suitable for senior management, computer users, systems analysts and trainees and is intended to form a sound basis for subsequent group discussions.

Credits

co-director

Philip Harland

Bill Sewell

producer

Peter Bradford

production company

EMI/Parlophone

Language

English

Duration

00:12:40:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

31670

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Management

Animation

Animation → Animated films - Great Britain

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Occupational training

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Computer science

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Computers

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Information technology

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/75915--who-needs-the-computer/ |title=Who needs the computer? |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=16 January 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}