you bitches. You want to know about my life do you? Well I'll have
you know - like no woman or man ever have done it, I have done it
all. I've seen it all. They called me Granny Lee - Queen of the
Discos, the white queen of Africa. I was infamous! Like the star
that I am I shone through them all. Stick around and I'll tell you
the real story of Granny Lee."
is a documentary that explores the life of one of South Africa's
most outrageous and vibrant characters - Granny Lee. By outfitting
herself with over the top costumes, heavy makeup, a foul mouth and
a passion for the nightlife she became the most notorious denizen
of Johannesburg's decadent clubland in the seventies and eighties.
story of Granny Lee is a fascinating journey that merges the personal
with the political. It is a life of illusion, glamour and struggle
in the shadow of the racial and sexual repression of Calvinist Apartheid.
Come on in, have a drink and discover the legend of Granny Lee -
the granny you'll wish you had.