Swings and Roundabouts

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© Pratt
30 minutes / Colour / 1994
Directed by
Helen Pratt

Country of production United Kingdom

Series Granada Center for Visual Anthropology Student Film

Five years after the downfall of Ceausescu and Romania still receives an influx of Western European aid workers to help with rural orphanage projects. Temporary and full-time volunteers at an orphanage in Ionaseni have different ideas about how to improve the situation.

Language and subtitles English and Romanian with English Subtitles

Region South-East Europe

Country Romania

Keywords Children / Young people Squatter Settlements / Homelessness Development projects