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.

Kevin O'Kelly visits a youth club in Belfast where Protestant and Catholic teenagers mix.

This programme was first broadcast on 19 February 1969.