This Is England
The ‘This Is England’ actor puts his bipolar disorder, troublemaking childhood and love of Lancashire into semi-autobiographical new series, ‘Brassic’.
We went to Carney's Community Centre to speak to the 'This Is England' actor about masculinity, expression and the politics of being working class.
"I was sat on the toilet, fire coming out of me backside and she held the bowl – that's how my wife expresses her love to me."
In the second part of the series, we turn our eye towards TV's representation of the biggest cultural shift in Britain since punk: acid house.
We had a chat with the director, Gerard Johnson.
Gavin Clark has soundtracked most of Shane Meadows' films so, ahead of This is England 90, it's about time you got to know him.
It's for the track "Tiny Legs" by Then Thickens.
An examination of modern-day England's "closet patriots" – by Martin Parr and Kate Fox.