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Killed By My Debt

Killed By My Debt
Killed By My Debt

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Year

2018

Duration

58 minutes

Genres

Documentary, Drama

Language

English


Synopsis

Jerome was on a low paid, zero-hour contract as a motorbike courier, unable to pay two £65 traffic fines, his debts began to escalate until the bailiffs and police became involved. Unable to see a way out of a cycle of debt, he died by suicide. This dramatised account of Jerome’s story was written based on interviews and video footage is a tough but urgent look at the issues around income insecurity, payday loan companies and suicide ideation. 

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