TV commercial for Police recruitment campaign.
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Dame Joan Bakewell | Joan Bakewell CBE | Joan Bakewell DBE
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The liberal mood back in the 60s was that sex was pleasurable and wholesome and shouldn't be seen as dirty and wicked. The Pill allowed women to make choices for themselves. Of course, that meant the risk of making the wrong choice. But we all hoped girls would grow to handle the new freedoms wisely. Then everything came to be about money: so now sex is about money, too. Why else sexualise the ...
British Culture Secretary, Chris Smith, appointed her as the new Chair of the British Film Institute in 1999. She has been a BFI Governor since 1994, and served as Deputy Chair to Alan Parker
, now Chairman of the newly formed industry organisation, the Film Council.
The Thinking Man's Crumpet