Moving On Series 10 (DVD)
Jimmy McGovern’s BBC anthology drama series has been running since 2009 featuring Britain’s top acting and writing talent, telling contemporary stories about people confronting the dilemmas life throws at them.
McGovern’s themes are dark and disturbingly close to home, the issues complex and provocative. They range from mistaken identity to a custody battle; from fertility to painful truths.
By Any Other Name
A cleaner at a university finds himself mistaken for someone else and ends up masquerading as a lecturer. He discovers a newfound confidence, but keeping up the subterfuge is hard work. Starring Ben Tavassoli and Shobna Gulati.
A teacher is heading for a breakdown thanks to an impossible workload and an unruly pupil, and is forced to make a life-changing decision. Starring Mark Stobbart and Niamh McGrady.
A struggling single-mother reconnects with the father of her nine-year-old daughter, triggering a bitter custody battle. Lucy-Jo Hudson and Harry Hepple star.
A Walk in My Shoes
In an attempt to reconcile with her family, a former homeless addict volunteers at the local shelter and turns her life around. Starring Rochenda Sandall and Ian Puleston-Davies.
A couple with twins, conceived through IVF, are informed they still have embryos at the clinic. They face a decision that could destroy their family. Starring Liz White, Ruth Sheen and Khalid Abdallah.