Roundabout

United States, 1978

Film
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Presents a story about a young boy’s experience with an old man who owns a magical toy merry-go-round and tells what happens when it is stolen by the boy’s friends. Designed to stimulate discussion about responsibility and consideration for others. Suitable for lower primary level.

Credits

production company

Churchill Films

co-director

Leah Miller

Pieter Van Deusen

Duration

00:19:55:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1978

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

325256

Language

English

Subject categories

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Children - Conduct of life

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Education of children

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Children - Conduct of life

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education of children

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Moral education

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Child development

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

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Education of children

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Child development

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

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Developmental psychology

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Responsibility

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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