Elisha Smith-Leverock: I Want Muscle

Posted by Rob Alderson,

Female bodybuilders have been in the news recently thanks to the bizarre transformation of former glamour model Jodie Marsh, but leaving that nonsense aside Elisha Smith-Leverock’s magnificent film I Want Muscle is a must-watch. Toying with gender stereotypes and body-image taboos, the super-stylised piece created with Creature London for the A Shaded View Of Fashion Film Festival is a real triumph, and the fact that we know the star is a Yorkshire lass called Kizzy only makes it more enjoyable.

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Posted by Rob Alderson

Editor-in-Chief Rob oversees editorial across all three It’s Nice That platforms; online, print and events. He has a background in newspaper journalism and a particular interest in art, advertising and photography. He is the main host of the Studio Audience podcast.