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The Century of the Self

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The Century of the Self

There is a Policeman Inside All Our Heads; He Must Be Destroyed

Duration: 1 hour

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In the 1960s, the influence of Freud's ideas in the US was challenged by a radical group of psychotherapists. This film looks at the consequent rise of the "me" generation. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Adam Curtis
Executive Producer:
Stephen Lambert

Director Beeban Kidron's TV dramatisation of Jeanette Winterson's novel, which tells the comically grotesque story of an oppressed lesbian girl raised by homophobic, fanatically religious parents. Starring Charlotte Coleman, Geraldine McEwan, Margery Withers, Tania Rodrigues, Pam Ferris.

Contributors

Director:
Beeban Kidron
Unknown:
Jeanette Winterson
Unknown:
Charlotte Coleman
Unknown:
Geraldine McEwan
Unknown:
Margery Withers
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Tania Rodrigues
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Pam Ferris.

Stars of theatre, television and Hollywood, including Ian McKellen, Richard Briers, Steven Berkoff, Christopher Walken, Kevin Kline, Christopher Plummer and Stacy Keach - describe the emotional highs and lows of the playing the Danish prince.

Contributors

Unknown:
Ian McKellen
Unknown:
Richard Briers
Unknown:
Steven Berkoff
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Christopher Walken
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Kevin Kline
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Christopher Plummer
Unknown:
Stacy Keach

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