ONE MILE AWAY

By Penny WOOLCOCK

CREATIVE ENGLAND - as PROMO

Documentary - Completed 2012

The road to freedom

    • Year of production
    • 2012
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 91 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Penny WOOLCOCK
    • Producer(s)
    • James PURNELL, Rebecca LLYOD-EVANS
    • Synopsis
    • This authored documentary directed by award-winning filmmaker Penny Woolcock charts the attempts by two warring gangs in inner city Birmingham, the Burger Bar Boys (B21) and the Johnson Crew (B6), to bring peace to their neighbourhoods.
    • Partners & financing
    • Funded by Channel 4, Barrow Cadbury Trust and Creative England, with development grants from PUMA and Fallon and finishing funds from Influence Film Fund. The distribution and social impact work of the film is being funded by Bertha Foundation and by individual backers on Kickstarter.
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