A moving, comic tale of three boys about to leave a grim Catholic School in Greenock, Scotland, who find they must each choose a different path in life as they face the future.
It's 1960... and three boys are on the edge of freedom.
5 February 1989 (UK)
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(16 mm prints)
Aspect Ratio: 1.33 : 1
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Realistic and harrowing scenes of corporal punishment in the film were achieved by the creation of a harmless prop "Lochgelly belt" - the leather strap or "tawse" used in 1960s Scotland to exact discipline upon school pupils. See more
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