A coming of age story about Harry, a charismatic 11-year old boy, who arrives at secondary school in suburban London unable to read or write. With the help of Sophie, his extremely dedicated teacher, can he overcome the illiteracy ingrained across generations of his family? Against the backdrop of a Britain riven with debates around class, identity and social mobility, the film follows Harry over two years as he fights not only to improve academically but also to believe in a different future for himself.
Jon McGoh, Producer
H is for Harry is a coming-of-age story of Harry and his classmates as they start at a brand new school in a white working class area of London. With high levels of multi-generational poverty set against them, can Harry and his friends win the fight to believe in themselves?