Director: Philippa Lowthorpe.
Starring: Keira Knightley, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Jessie Buckley, Greg Kinnear, Lesley Manville, Keeley Hawes, Rhys Ifans, Phyllis Logan.
UK 2020. 106 mins.
In 1970, the Miss World competition took place in London, watched on TV by over 100 million viewers around the world. Claiming that beauty competitions demeaned women, the newly formed Women’s Liberation Movement invaded the stage and disrupted the live broadcast. In a matter of hours, a global audience would witness the patriarchy driven from the stage and the Western ideal of beauty turned on its head. Contains infrequent strong language