We were just too young

United States, 1979

Film
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Janice and John were teen parents at 15 and 18, and two years later the reality of their situation has shattered their dreams. We see how their bad decisions and unrealistic expectations now weigh heavily on their lives and their 2 year old son’s.

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Credits

co-producers/directors

J. Gary Mitchell

John McDonald

production company

MTI Teleprograms

Duration

00:24:10:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1979

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

013760

Language

English

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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