‘Everyone’s got a story to tell’: Enlightening documentary reveals reality of ageism
A new SBS documentary series aims to expose the true experience of age discrimination through hidden-camera experiments.
Host of What Does Australia Really Think About Old People Noni Hazlehurst told Joe Hildebrand the ageism seen in the show ranges from outright discrimination to a lack of representation or stereotyping in media and advertising.
“Everyone’s got a story to tell.
“I wasn’t shocked, but I think perhaps younger people might be shocked … it’s just the assumption that you’re not an interesting consumer.”
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What Does Australia Really Think About Old People airs tonight (Wednesday 25 August Noni Hazlehurst at 8:30pm on SBS.