49 Up Image
Metascore
84

Universal acclaim - based on 25 Critics

User Score
8.5

Universal acclaim- based on 12 Ratings

Summary: 49 UP is the seventh film in a series of landmark documentaries that began 42 years ago when UK-based Granada's World in Action team, inspired by the Jesuit maxim "Give me the child until he is seven and I will give you the man," interviewed a diverse group of seven-year-old children from all over England, asking them about their lives and their dreams for the future. Michael Apted, a researcher for the original film, has returned to interview the "children" every seven years since, at ages 14, 21, 28, 35, 42 and now again at age 49. (First Run Features)
Production: Granada Television
Genres: Biography, Documentary
Country: UK
Language: English
Home Release Date: Nov 14, 2006
Director Credit
Michael Apted Director
Cast Credit
Andrew Brackfield Himself
Bruce Balden Himself
Charles Furneaux Himself
Jacqueline Bassett Herself
John Brisby Himself
Lynn Johnson Herself
Michael Apted Narrator/Interviewer
Neil Hughes Himself
Nicholas Hitchon Himself
Paul Kligerman Himself
Peter Davies Himself
Susan Sullivan Herself
Suzanne Dewey Herself
Symon Basterfield Himself
Tony Walker Himself
Producer Credit
Bill Jones Executive Producer
Claire Lewis Producer
Michael Apted Producer
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