Film & TV
Behind the Crime - Channel 4
Two films, “Thieves” and “Fakers, in controversial and critically acclaimed documentary series where criminals revealed all about their crimes.
“Jaw droppingly amazing tales. Extraordinary.”
“A programme that is both depressing and funny...Full of grim humour… Fascinating… Colourful..Recommended.”
“A journalistic coup and at times beautifully filmed...a stylish and innovative contribution to our
understanding of criminals. Enlightening ”
“One of the most enjoyable documentaries I’ve seen in a long time”.
Channel 4 Director of Programmes
“With it’s unobtrusive voiceover and use of a special camera which has the
crims looking straight at the film achieved a notable degree of intimacy...a source of endless fascination.
“Glorious, game-changing TV.”
“Original films full of insight about people who have anything but.”
“Amazingly insightful. Behind the Crime amounted to an argument for banging ‘em up and throwing away the key.”