Silverbeat = Silverbeet

Australia, 1988

TV show
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Episode of Series “Australian mosaic”.
The 50’s saw a massive intake of young immigrants from Europe, but as these immigrants approach old age the community is encountering problems in how best to cope with their needs, which may be very different from those of the anglo-saxon community to which most retirement and nursing homes are geared. Most of these people come from cultures in which it is not accepted practice to put the aged into institutions. This program looks at two different approaches to the problem - firstly by setting up retirement villages specifically aimed at particular immigrant groups, and secondly by initiating a variety of ethnic foods into the regime of a mixed retirement home.

Credits

producer/director

Ugo Mariotti

production company

SBS-TV

Language

English

Duration

00:28:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

38504

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television programs

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television programs - Australia

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Food

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Aged - Australia - Social conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Aged - Services for - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Australia - Emigration and immigration

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Immigrants - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Multiculturalism

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Aged - Home care

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Aged - Institutional care

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

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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