In her docu­men­tary début, Van Brakel wanted to show that the pattern of women receiving educa­tion concen­trating on house­keeping before becoming a house­wife is rarely broken down.
In her docu­men­tary début, Van Brakel wanted to show that the pattern of women receiving educa­tion concen­trating on house­keeping before becoming a house­wife is rarely broken down. With her camera she records revealing state­ments by girls and house­wives whom the maker regards as victims of a complex process of indoc­tri­na­tion. The film was commis­sioned by the Research Insti­tute for Applied Psychology in Amsterdam.

Title: Wie als meisje geboren is, wordt toch nooit een jongen
Year: 1971
Duration : 30 minutes
Category: Short Documentary
Edition: NFF 1995

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