Film titleThe Ballad of Shirley Collins
Genre/typeMusic biog

Shirley Collins is widely regarded as the 20th century’s most important singer of English traditional song and this documentary, introduced by comedian Stewart Lee, sets out to explore the story behind the icon, and chronicles Shirley’s battle, at the grand old age of 80, to rediscover that voice she lost so many years previously.

Duration (mins)94
DirectorRob Curry & Tim Plester

To be released 17 Oct

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ProposerGinny Waters