The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls

Director Leanne Pooley
Genre Documentary
Runtime 84 minutes
Supplier New Zealand Film Commission
Festivals/Awards People's Choice Award for Documentary - Toronto International Film Festival 2009
Release Date In theatres on March 24, 2011
DVD/Blu-ray available on October 11, 2011


The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls is the first time that the irrepressible Kiwi entertainment double act, Jools and Lynda Topp's extraordinary personal story has been told. The film offers a revealing look into the lives of the World's only comedic, country singing, dancing, and yodeling lesbian twin sisters. As well as rarely seen archive footage and home movies, the film features a series of special interviews with some of the Topp's infamous comedy alter-egos including candid chats with the two Kens, Camp Mother and Camp Leader, the Bowling Ladies and the Posh Socialite sisters, Prue and Dilly.

People's Choice Award for Documentary - Toronto International Film Festival 2009

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Cast & Credits

Jools Topp
Lynda Topp
Paul Horan
Billy Bragg

Press & Articles

“'The Topp Twins': Double happiness” - The Toronto Star

“'The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls' Review” - Variety

“Introducing the Best Yodeling Lesbian Sister Act You've Never Heard of: The Topp Twins” - The Village Voice

“'Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls': They’re identical twins with unique appeal” - The Boston Globe

“Boisterous, Big-Voiced and Built to Last” - The New York Times

“They’ll Double Your Kiwi Fun” - Seattle Weekly

“A sister act like no other” - Chicago Tribune

“'Topp Twins' focus of documentary” - San Francisco Chronicle

“The topsy-turvy world of the Topp Twins” - The Globe and Mail

“The Topp Twins' surreal journey from bumpkins to national treasure” - Xtra!

“'The Topp Twins' Review” - National Post

“Q&A: Lynda Topp” - NOW Magazine

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