Many young people feel that the recent London riots in the summer of 2011 happened due to young people feeling angry at being isolated from mainstream society. This film shows the personal story of a young woman with a lack of prospects, stuck in a cycle of destruction.
The teaser to the series, Stopped & Search, which featured interviews from celebrities on the subject of police stop and search. This was part of a project analysing the causes of the 2011 youth riots in Britain, during which the young filmmakers identified stop and search as a major contributing factor.
Some say that during the recent London riots in the summer of 2011, many of those looting and rioting were being opportunistic, seizing the chance created by others to steal a pair of new trainers. In this film, Justin, a young man living in a hostel and on job seekers allowance, faces a moral dilemma. […]