Director Henry Blake and producer Victoria Bavister discuss County Lines, a film which portrays the vulnerability of the boys recruited to sell drugs in the UK.
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In this episode, we talk about:
- What a County Line is (01.58)
- Pupil Referral Units (03.00)
- The county lines worker demographic: 91% teenage boys (06.00)
- The story of the boy who inspired the film (09.00)
- Why they decided to make the film and how they went about getting it to production (12.30)
- How Conrad Khan was chosen for the role and prepared to play Tyler (16.00)
- How youth violence was reduced in Glasgow by limiting school exclusion (24.00)
- The impact of loss of community (30.00)
- What they love about living in South East London (31.00)
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