Meera Syal: Anita & Me… and Me
To introduce her 2002 film Anita And Me, Meera Syal journeys back to Essington in the Black Country – the mining village where she grew up. She describes how her childhood here inspired the coming-of-age novel Anita and Me, that she subsequently adapted into a film.
Executive Producers: Sebastian Barfield and John Durrant
Director: Rob Hifle.