GETTING BY

Media Trust for Community Channel

28 mins x 1

2010

One fifth of Britain’s 61 million people live in poverty – but most of us never expect to have to deal with it. This film tells the tale of poverty in Britain through the eyes of four people – a cancer sufferer, a separated father, a terminally ill student and a pensioner. Their stories are all different, but they’ve each had to learn to live with the challenges that poverty brings.