Make believe marriage

United States, 1979

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Episode of Series “Learning to be human”.
Follows the progress of a group of senior high school students who undertake a marriage course lasting one semester. After being arbitrarily assigned a marriage partner, the couples are required to work out a suitable budget, undertake shopping trips to price basic items and generally come to terms with differing likes and dislikes. Each “family” must also meet a crisis: a baby, a loss of job, or a prison term for theft. Suitable for middle and upper secondary levels.

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producer

Evelyn Barron

director

Robert Fuest

production company

Highgate Pictures

Learning Corporation of America

Duration

00:31:18:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1979

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Learning to be human

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Learning to be human

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