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Kerry

Kerry, at the age of 15, leaves home to live with her boyfriend but returns to her family after falling pregnant.
Series : Growing Up | Episode : 4 | Year : 1977 | Total Duration : 9 Minutes | Producer : Tom Manefield
Director : Jan Sharp |
MS young woman, Kerry, showing baby clothing to camera. Interview with Kerry and her mother. VS Kerry eating at kitchen table with parents and brothers then clearing table with mother. CU 16 year old Kerry talking about circumstances in which she became pregnant. MS parents giving views on abortion.
Access No. 133689 | 3 mins 45 secs | 1970s | Australia | © Restricted Access - Contact Film Australia Collection Library | Colour |
VS two young pregnant women in hospital gowns being seated next to and introduced to older pregnant woman in hopital bed and shown newborn baby in nursery. CU interview with Kerry talking about problems with her boyfriend and his final decision not to commit. Interview with Kerry's parents about Kerry's boyfriend.
Access No. 133690 | 3 mins 37 secs | 1970s | Australia | © Restricted Access - Contact Film Australia Collection Library | Colour |
CU childrens' book being read and VS Kerry with her family looking at baby things in shop. VS looking at toys and musical bears. CU interview with Kerry about the birth.
Access No. 133691 | 1 min 46 secs | 1970s | Australia | © Restricted Access - Contact Film Australia Collection Library | Colour |