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A Man's World


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Second in a six-part series which looks at attitudes towards masculinity in Britain during the first half of the century.
Rites of Passage. A group of men recount theirteenage memories of the peer pressure and initiation ceremonies involved in making the transition from boy to man. These macho inductions to manliness included drinking, fightingand, as the ultimate proof of manly prowess, havingsex. See today's choices.
Producer Steve Humphries ; Executive producer
SamOrgan Stereo Subtitled ............
Followed by The Family Album
Gay couple Mr and Mr Beynon-Grey produce pictures of their weddingday, conducted by the late film director
Derek Jarman on Dungeness Beach.


Producer: Steve Humphries
Producer: Mr Beynon-Grey
Director: Derek Jarman
Unknown: Dungeness Beach.

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