Squinka

Australia, 1980

Film
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A film about the power a Squinka medallion has over a group of young people and how it becomes a mnemonic for the group as they search for jobs. After some argument they exchange their individual interpretations of what Squinka means. They discuss how Squinka can be used to guide individual careers.

Credits

production company

Peter G. Scott

Duration

00:20:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1980

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

33207

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Career education

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Occupations

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Career education

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Psychology - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Youth - Conduct of life

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Motivation (Psychology)

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Psychology - Study and teaching

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Youth - Conduct of life

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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