Life is Sweet

Gender & Food Week: ‘Life is Sweet’

Guest post written by Alisande Fitzsimons. Trigger warning: A large part of this post discusses a character who is sufferingfrom Bulimia. In many ways Mike Leigh’s 1991 film Life is Sweet should not be extraordinary. An almost entirely improvised piece, it takes place in a working class family home in the unremarkable London suburb of […]