Gypsy Kids: Our Secret World

Gypsy Kids: Our Secret World

Series 1 - Episode 1

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Summary

The first in a three-part documentary series exploring childhood in Gypsy and traveller communities, beginning with an introduction to 12-year-old Oliver, who has already learned to drive, but believes his true vocation in life lies with horses. Also featured are 13-year-old aspiring model Sylvanna, who must decide whether to take a lucrative contract or preserve her identity, and eight-year-old Margaret, who might jeopardise a sparkling academic career should she choose to follow her sister's example and leave school at the age of 11.

Cast & Crew

Director Sean Casey
Executive Producer Jenny Popplewell
Executive Producer Jonathan Stadlen
Producer Sean Casey
Series Director Miriam Lyons
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