My Mother, My Father


Four families care for ageing parents.

SKU: 584
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Producer: Fanlight Productions. USA.
Year Produced: 1984
Running time: 33 minutes
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A documentary which takes a candid look at four families and their deep and often conflicting feelings as they deal with the stresses and changes involved in caring for an ageing parent. It provides no easy answers, but offers an honest and compelling insight into the need for families to make individual decisions about care giving. Winner of five national awards. USA

This film is of historical interest and reflects the cultural attitudes of the country in which it was made, medical procedures and language of the time it was made. But the issues raised are timeless.

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