A group of seven-year-old British children from widely ranging backgrounds are interviewed about a range of subjects. Director Michael Apted plans to reinterview them at seven-year intervals to determine how their lives and attitudes have changed. Written by
Murray Chapman <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
Although the series is associated with director Michael Apted
, this first entry in the series was actually directed by Canadian Paul Almond
. Apted was a researcher on this installment and chose the original selection of children. See more
When I get married I don't want to have any children because they're always doing naughty things and making the house untidy.
Voice-over during final credits: "If you want to see what happens to these children, look in at Granada Television on Tuesday, May the second ... in the year 2000." See more
What Would I Do
Written by Stanley Alexander
Performed by The Monotones See more