Based on a true story, Responsible Child follows Ray, a 12 year old boy who finds himself standing trial for murder. Told in two time frames, it follows his journey through the legal system and engages with the on-going debate around the appropriate age of criminal responsibility.
Kudos / 72 Films / BBC Two
Executive Producer(s): Karen Wilson, Katie McAleese, Mark Raphael
Director(s): Nick Holt
Producer(s): Elinor Day, Alex Streeter
Writer(s): Sean Buckley
Principal cast: Billy Barratt, Michelle Fairley, Tom Burke, Owen McDonnell, Stephen Campbell Moore, Shaun Dingwall, Debbie Honeywood, James Tarpey