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Body Beautiful

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

We discover Beryl and her friends, the heroines of "Girls' Night Out", working in a Japanese electronics firm in Wales. Beryl finds her weight problem an embarrassment after a morning exercise session and is constantly harassed and intimidated by Vince, a factory supervisor. She secretly resolves to get ready for the "Body Beautiful" contest, determined to win.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Body Beautiful

    Directed by: Joanna QUINN

    Country: United Kingdom

    Year of production: 1990

    Running time: 13 min 30 s

  • Technique


    Techniques used: drawing on cels

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Joanna QUINN


    Distribution: S4C INTERNATIONAL

    Script: Les Mills

    Camera: Nick Smith

    Music: Paul Hornsby, Nory Omar

    Sound: Les Mills

    Editing: Jane Murrell

    Voice: Menna Trussler, Rob Brydon