Directed by Laura Fairrie | Documentary | English | 96 mins | UK | 2021
Spinning together fact and fiction, this feature documentary tells the untold story of a ground-breaking author and her mission to build a one-woman literary empire. Narrated by a cast of Jackie’s closest friends and family, the film reveals the private struggles of a woman who became an icon of 1980s feminism whilst hiding her personal vulnerability behind a carefully crafted, powerful, public persona.
An entertaining romp that goes beyond the shoulderpads IRISH TIMES
The bestselling novelist’s home movies reveal a strong and charismatic figure behind the titillating storyteller THE OBSERVER
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