On the Loose (Captioned)

Australia

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A trilogy about three teenagers seeking their independence in the outside world after finishing school. The three stories show the problems faced by a generation leaving school in the mid 1980’s - boredom with school (“Exit Eddie Leach”). sexual pressures in the workplace (“Ring of Confidence”). and keeping a job (“Beginner’s luck”).

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director

Jane Oehr

producer

Lyn Norfor

Duration

01:25:00:00

Production places
Australia

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