In advance of the general election to be held on 24 February 1969, RTÉ television takes a look at the political scene in Northern Ireland and speaks to teenagers from both sides of the religious divide.

'Northern Ireland: A Film Special' made by RTÉ News meets young Protestants and Catholics who express their views, fears and anxieties in relation to each other and the situation in Northern Ireland.

At a youth club in Belfast where Protestant and Catholic teenagers mix, they give

A fresher approach to the political problems of the day.

This programme was first broadcast on 19 February 1969. The reporter is Kevin O'Kelly