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Growing Pains

Short Cuts, Series 4 Episode 4 of 6

28 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 15 October 2013

Josie Long explores the painful process of growing up in a sequence of mini documentaries.

From first steps to last love, we hear tales of controversial haircuts, the search for independence and the need to let go of the past.

The items featured in the programme are:

Singing Boys
Prod. Rikke Houd

Like Rude Boys
Feat. voices recorded at the creative arts organisation Only Connect
Prod. Steve Urquhart

Dark Eyes
Prod. Natalie Kestecher
Originally broadcast on ABC Radio National

Prod. John Biewen

The Man in the Picture
Prod. Sara Parker

Danny and Annie
Prod. StoryCorps

Series Producer: Eleanor McDowall

A Falling Tree Production for BBC Radio 4.


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    Short Cuts

    Josie Long’s showcase for delightful and adventurous short documentaries. Each week join Josie as…

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