It follows two teenagers adrift in an adult world, who develop trust and acceptance through their unlikely friendship.
Tomo runs away to London from a lonely, difficult life in the Midlands. Through a chance encounter he meets Marek, a Polish immigrant living with his father in Somers Town, central London.
Directed by Meadows, it stars Thomas Turgoose (This is England), Kate Dickie (Red Road), Perry Benson (Scrum, Sid & Nancy), Elisa Lasowski (Eastern Promises), with debut English film performances by Piotr Jagiello and Ireneusz Czop.
Somers Town is released in the UK on Friday 22nd August
> Official site for Shane Meadows
> IMDb entry for the film
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