God Bless the Child


2h 1988

Brief Synopsis

A television movie about a desperate mother caught in the cycle of poverty with her young daughter. circumstances beyond her control. An "ABC Theater" presentation. --BASELINE.

Film Details

Also Known As
ABC Theater (03/21/88), Children of Poverty
Release Date
1988
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; Sound Trax Studios; Todd-Ao
Location
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A television movie about a desperate mother caught in the cycle of poverty with her young daughter. circumstances beyond her control. An "ABC Theater" presentation. --BASELINE.

Film Details

Also Known As
ABC Theater (03/21/88), Children of Poverty
Release Date
1988
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; Sound Trax Studios; Todd-Ao
Location
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

This television movie has won five awards: (1) the Gold Seal Award in the 1988 Parents' Choice Awards, honoring excellence in programming for young people; (2) a First Place Award in the 1988 Women at Work Broadcast Awards competition; (3) the American Women in Radio and Television Commendation Award, presented for programming which effectively portrays the changing roles of women; (4) a Special Award For Drama in the 1988 "World Hunger Media Awards"; (5) the Ohio State Achievement of Merit Award which honors excellence in educational, informational, and public affairs programming.

Aired in United States March 21, 1988

Original title: "Children of Poverty."

A presentation of "ABC Theater."

Also broadcast on the Canadian Television Network.