RUN

DRAMA

DIRECTOR: Charles Martin

PRODUCER: Jamie D'Cruz

PRODUCTION COMPANY: Acme for Chanel 4

PRINCIPAL CAST: Olivia Colman, Katie Leung, Lennia James, Benedict Wong, Gershwyn Eustache

DURATION: 2x47min

RUN is a BAFTA winning four-part drama weaving together the stories of seemingly unconnected people facing life-changing decisions in a world where every choice is a luxury.

Carol (Olivia Colman) is a tough single mother striving to keep her family together. Ying (Katie Leung) is an illegal immigrant from China who sells pirate DVD's and stolen phones at cafes, pubs and barbershops around Brixton. Richard (Lennie James) is a recovering heroin addict who spends every day struggling to stay clean. And Kasia (Katherina Schuttler) is a young Polish woman struggling to make ends meet and contending with the mess she's been left in by her gambling addicted boyfriend.