In 2004, the Edinburgh Festival sees the world premier of the film Dead Man's Shoes from Midlands director Shane Meadows. In this short documentary Meadows takes us from the inspiration for the film, indeed the very event that he feels turned him into the person he is today, and the actual making of his fourth feature film. Written by
bob the moo
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During the documentary, Shane Meadows
talks about his life as a child, hanging round with a gang of skinheads, and the violent acts he witnessed at that age. Discussed for the first time on screen in this documentary, it is this part of his life which formed the inspiration for his next feature film, the critically acclaimed _This is England (2006)_. See more