|Film Details||47 - Intimacy - 47m 45s|
|Age Rating||18 (very strong footage/language including violence)|
|Synopsis||Exploration of male psychology and men’s relation to women, particularly as regards emotional support. Looks at pornography and the role of men in society. Examines how men are intentionally divided from children and each other.
What are the consequences of society's demonisation of men?
• Man’s inhumanity to man
• Men refuse to defend themselves
• Act like a man!
• Is it gay for men to hold hands?
• Are men more dependent on women than women are on men?
• Men’s identity
• Why won’t women leave men alone?
• TV is a female-thing
• What does it take to be a strong man?
• The abuse industry, charities, government and the attack on intimacy
|Interviewees||Stephen Fitzgerald, National Organiser of the Mankind Initiative Men’s Charity.
Angry Harry, Psychologist and Men’s Rights activist, angryharry.com.
Simon, Psychologist and Writer.
Erin Pizzey, Author and Domestic Violence expert. Opened the world’s first domestic violence shelter in London and is a patron of the Mankind Initiative Men’s Charity. Author of the book “Prone to Violence”.
Andrew, IT Engineer and footballer.
Mary Alabaster, Head of Maternal Mental Health, Essex Primary Healthcare Trust.
All interviews recorded in 2004
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