Aileen Wuornos is claimed to be the world's first female serial killer. A hitch-hiking prostitute, she killed seven of her clients, and is now on death row in the State of Florida facing the electric chair.
Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer looks at Aileen's violent, tortured childhood in Troy, Michigan and her subsequent years on the road as a hitch-hiking prostitute which culminated in the murders.
A humorous look at the British class system still clinging on to centuries of tradition in the Home Counties in the 1970's. Made during Broomfield's years at the National Film & Television School in Beaconsfield, Bucks.