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Release Date:
5 May 1964 (UK) See more »
Plot:
A group of seven-year-old British children from widely ranging backgrounds are interviewed about a range of subjects... See more » | Add synopsis »
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User Reviews:
Mesmerising See more (17 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Douglas Keay ... Himself - Narrator (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Bruce Balden ... Himself (as Bruce)
Jacqueline Bassett ... Herself (as Jackie)
Symon Basterfield ... Himself (as Simon)

Andrew Brackfield ... Himself (as Andrew)
John Brisby ... Himself (as John)
Suzanne Dewey ... Herself (as Suzy)
Charles Furneaux ... Himself (as Charles)

Nicholas Hitchon ... Himself (as Nicholas)
Neil Hughes ... Himself (as Neil)
Lynn Johnson ... Herself (as Lindsay)
Paul Kligerman ... Himself (as Paul)
Michelle Murphy ... Herself (as Michelle)
Susan Sullivan ... Herself (as Susan)

Tony Walker ... Himself (as Tony)
Derek Cooper ... Narrator (voice) (uncredited)

Peter Davies ... Himself (uncredited)
Wilfrid Thomas ... Narrator (voice) (uncredited)

Directed by
Paul Almond 
 
Produced by
Paul Almond .... producer
Derek Granger .... executive producer
Tim Hewat .... executive producer
 
Film Editing by
Lewis Linzee (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
David Samuelson .... camera operator (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Christopher Spurr .... trainee assistant editor: video (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Michael Apted .... researcher
Michael Boultbee .... technical team
Dick Fontaine .... production team
Peter Heinze .... technical team
Mike Hodges .... production team
Douglas Keay .... production team
Lewis Linzee .... technical team
Tony Osborne .... technical team
Denis Pitts .... production team
David Samuelson .... technical team
Alex Valentine .... production team
Gordon McDougall .... researcher (uncredited)
 
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39 min
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Only 4 of the 14 children were girls - while the programme aimed to show children from different class backgrounds, equal gender representation was not particularly considered in 1964. Michael Apted has stated that one of his regrets about this series is that he not take feminism into account, and consequently included fewer girls and did not select them on the basis of any possible careers they might choose.See more »
Quotes:
Susan Sullivan:What would you do if you had lots of money, about, um, two pound?See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in 28 Up (1984) (TV)See more »
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What Would I DoSee more »

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9 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
Mesmerising, 13 March 2006
Author: CGA_Soupdragon from Stockholm

49 up was screened here i two episodes. Recent meetings with the participants were interwoven with flashbacks from the earlier interviews at ages 7, 14, 21, 28, 35 and 42. So beautifully put together. No sensationalism. No hopping about. Each interview subject was able to unfurl their lives in a steady pace that kept me enthralled throughout.

It's a breathtaking idea that grew out of an interest in finding out what happened to the original group after another 7 years when the children had become 14. The producers have kept in touch and most of the subjects have been more or less willing to be interviewed in the subsequent years.

This series of interviews, especially seen in the light of the fact that I am nearly as old as the people involved in this project, gave me so much. Seeing people live their lives, suffering set-backs, dealing with life's many stumbling blocks, gaining unexpected insights into themselves and their loved ones makes for a very gripping and fulfilling experience.

Absolutely marvelous. A gem.

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