15 | UK | 2017 | English
Director: Adrian Shergold
Date Shown: Wednesday 20 March 2019
Maxine Peak gives a powerful performance as Funny Cow, a female comedian trying to break into the very male stand-up comedy circuit of Northern Working Men's Clubs in the 1970s and 1980s.
+ short film Vote 100: Born a Rebel (UK, 2018, 15 mins) — a documentary about the history of women's suffrage using archive footage from the North of England.