Extract from drama 'Junk', in which teenagers Tar and Gemma run away from home and become involved with drugs. Tar has left home as he was being abused, and Gemma runs away to join him. Tar is invited to live in a squat, and he invites Gemma to stay too.
This clip could be used by students to stimulate a discussion about the issues around homelessness - those who are forced to become homeless or those who choose to, and what the alternatives are. This is the first of five clips from the series 'Junk'.