Episode of Series “Learning to be human”.
A young adolescent girl unable to cope with the relationship between her father and her new stepmother, runs away from home and is taken in by a woman farmer living nearby. During this time she comes to terms with her mother’s death, her relationship with her stepmother and her own self-centred attitudes. Based on the book “Shelter from the wind” by Marion Dane Daver.
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Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Runaway teenagers
16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)