In a staid English seaside town after the Second World War, young Lynda grows up with her widowed father and younger sister. Rebellious Lynda has been swearing constantly from an early age. At sixteen, she becomes more exhibitionist and seeks out sexual encounters challenging the prevailing lower-middle class attitudes to sex. She eventually becomes pregnant by an acquaintance of her father. Written by
Some people march to the beat of a different drummer. Lynda's got her own brass band.
Did You Know?
Just like Personal Services
(1987), the previous film from writer David Leland
, this project was inspired by the real life figure, Cynthia Payne
. This film focuses on her childhood growing up in Sussex while the other dealt with her adulthood. See more
Up your bum!
Referenced in Madam Cyn's Home Movies
Music by Johann Strauss
Arranged by Stanley Myers See more