BOY A was adapted by Mark O’Rowe¬†from Jonathan Trigell’s novel and directed by John Crowley.

The film tells the story or Eric Wilson, a young boy recently released from prison. It is an exploration of forgiveness and whether it can be truly given.

The film received critical acclaim when it was released in 2007 and went on to win numerous awards.

Initially aired on Channel 4 in November 2007 it also received a cinematic release with distribution from the Weinstein Company.