The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969)
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie is a 1969 British drama film directed by Ronald Neame and starring Maggie Smith in the title role of Miss Jean Brodie. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Muriel Spark and tells the story of a teacher at a girls' school in Edinburgh in the 1930s who has a strong influence on her students.
The film is notable for its frank and honest portrayal of sexuality, particularly in the context of a teacher-student relationship. The film follows Miss Brodie as she develops a close relationship with one of her students, Sandy, and encourages her to explore her sexuality. The film also features a scene in which Miss Brodie and her lover, Teddy Lloyd, share a passionate kiss.
The film also features a scene in which Miss Brodie and her students discuss the topic of sex. The scene is notable for its frankness and openness, as Miss Brodie encourages her students to ask questions and discuss their own experiences. The scene is also notable for its exploration of the power dynamics between a teacher and her students, as Miss Brodie is seen to be in control of the conversation.
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie is an important film in terms of its frank and honest portrayal of sexuality. It is a powerful exploration of the power dynamics between a teacher and her students, and of the importance of open and honest conversations about sex. The film is a reminder of the importance of discussing sexuality in a safe and respectful environment.
A young woman poses as a nude model for an artist; breasts and rear nudity are visible within this non-sexual context.
A man pins a woman in a bathroom and starts to kiss her. He wants to have sex, but she doesn't, and leaves.
Two young girls (12-14) talk about several different people who have had sex.
A man attempts to rape a young girl, but she runs away.
It is implied that a teenager is having an affair with an older man, but only passionate kissing is shown between them, no sex although it is implied. There is a scene of female nudity.
A teacher says one of her students will be "famous for sex"