Clothing: a pair of blue jeans

Canada, 1971

Film
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Takes a pair of jeans as an item of clothing to provide basis for a lesson in economics and clothing manufacture. Uses a lyrical ballad to illustrate the concepts, following the process of making jeans from cotton fields to the boy who buys the new pair, together with a brief history of the garments.

Credits

production company

International Cinemedia Centre, Montreal

producer

George Kaczender

director
Duration

00:13:00:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1971

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

323407

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Clothing trade

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Jeans (Clothing)

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Crafts & Visual Arts → Jeans (Clothing)

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Economics - Juvenile films

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Jeans (Clothing)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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