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 <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
This, the first entry in the series, is the only one not directed by Michael Apted
; instead it was directed by Canadian Paul Almond
. Apted was a researcher on this installment and chose the original selection of children. See more
Douglas Keay - Narrator
Original post credits narration: "If you want to know what happens to these children, watch Granada Television on Tuesday 2nd May in the year 2000."
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