The Agony and the Ecstasy (2000)

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    Emma Freud

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    United Kingdom

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A three-part series of programmes examining the influence of religion on sexual morality. They are: `The Agony and the ecstasy' which asks whether religious teachings on sex are out of date; `The Flesh and the Devil' which asks whether the human sexual urge is all the Devil's work; `Preaching to the perverted' which examines what happens when the rules of the church are in conflict with other forces that make us who we are. Visits the Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco, the Sigmund Freud museum, and a sado-masochists' dungeon.

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