The Belles of St Trinian’s is a 1954 comedy classic, set in the fictional St Trinian’s school. Directed by Frank Launder and written by Frank Launder and Sidney Gilliat, the film features a star cast of British comedy talent, including Alastair Sim (as both Millicent Fritton and Clarence Fritton), Joyce Grenfell, George Cole, Beryl Reid and many others. This 60th Anniversary Edition has been digitally restored and features brand new extra content.
The unruly schoolgirls of St. Trinian’s are more interested in men and mischief than homework and hockey. But greater trouble beckons at the school when the arrival of Princess Fatima of Makyad coincides with the return of recently expelled Arabella Fritton, who has kidnap on her mind.
• The Girls of St Trinian’s
• Interview with Alastair Sim’s Daughter Merlith Mckendrick
• Interview with Geoff Brown - Film Historian
• Interview with Steve Chibnall - Professor of British Cinema - De Montfort University
• Interview with Dr Melanie Williams - Senior Lecturer in Film Studies UEA