Experiencing Interruptions?


On the cusp of a romantic evening Wendy makes a startling discovery. She hasn't shaved her legs. Suddenly her date is at the front door and while her mother stalls, she escapes upstairs to deal with the unwanted body hair. Finding a distinct lack of razors in the bathroom disaster strikes again and again as she becomes desperate.

  • Liam Springthorpe
  • Liam Springthorpe
  • Liam Springthorpe
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Short, Student
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  • Runtime:
    2 minutes
  • Production Budget:
    60 GBP
  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • Country of Filming:
    United Kingdom
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  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • Royal Television Society North West
    United Kingdom
Director Biography - Liam Springthorpe

Born in Newcastle Liam Springthorpe always enjoyed learning about new films, shows and cartoons. Realising a future in producing stories he joined Uclan's Animation Course. "Epilation" is the second film he has ever produced and despite this was nominated for a Royal Television Award in Animation. Focusing on a trivial part in someones life and exaggerating to the extreme is a particular trait in his films, which keeps things fresh and relateable.

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Director Statement

"Although a year on there are things I would love to redo, I am very proud of "Epilation". The film presents not only my style but my skills well, especially as it was the second film I ever made.".