Real Sex Role for Toon Star
Byline: By Jamie Diffley
Makers of Newcastle United-based film Goal! are behind the most sexually-explicit British film ever made.
Director Michael Winterbottom defended Nine Songs when it was given its first screening at the Cannes Film Festival.
The film features Goal! star Kieran O'Brien and American student Margo Stilley having real sex.
The film has not yet been given a certificate, although Winterbottom conceded he could leave some of the more explicit material on the cutting room floor.
The director, currently shooting the first instalment of the football-themed Goal! film, said: "I'd been thinking for a while about the fact that …
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Publication information: Article title: Real Sex Role for Toon Star. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England). Publication date: May 18, 2004. Page number: 32. © 2009 MGN Ltd. COPYRIGHT 2004 Gale Group.
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