This movie demonstrates that puppet animation can show an adult theme in a sensitive yet challenging way. The stress of the Trojan War puts the complex relationship between Achilles and Patroclus under strain.
It is Welsh housewife Beryl’s birthday and her workmates take her out for a drink at a pub which has a male stripper. Direction and animation by Joanna Quinn. This film was started whilst Joanna Quinn was a student at Middlesex Polytechnic. It won the Special Jury Prize at 1987 Annecy Animation festival, France.