The Short & Curlies

  • TV comedy
  • Channel 4
  • 1990
  • 1 episode

Mike Leigh short film about the romance between a hairdresser and an annoying man who fancies her. Also features Sylvestra Le Touzel, David Thewlis, Alison Steadman and Wendy Nottingham.

Key details

Genre
Comedy
Broadcast
1990
Channels
Channel 4
Episodes
1
Stars
Sylvestra Le Touzel, David Thewlis, Alison Steadman and Wendy Nottingham
Writer
Mike Leigh
Directors
Mike Leigh and Mark Sherwood
Producers
Victor Glynn and Simon Channing Williams
Companies

Additional details

Also known as
  • Rhubarb (Working title)
  • Gusto (Working title)
  • Short And Curlies: The Short & Curlies
Production
Studio
Picture
Colour
Soundtrack
Music by Rachel Portman.

Website links

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 2nd January 1990 on Channel 4
Episode length
17 minutes

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