The political scene in Northern Ireland as viewed by young people from both sides of the religious divide.

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.

Young Protestants and Catholics 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.

'Northern Ireland: A Film Special' was broadcast on 19 February 1969. The reporter is Kevin O'Kelly.