Overview

A powerful, headline-making factual drama about the most audacious identity fraud scam this decade and the intense two-year investigation that brought it to trial. In an era of electronic anonymity and rapidly escalating ID crime, the story used exclusive access to police records and former criminals to expose the most sophisticated and distressing features of this complex, multi-million pound scam. A worrying real-life twenty-first century thriller shot on the streets of Tottenham featuring superb young British and African artists and the music of Nigerian hip-hop stars 419 Squad.  

Broadcaster: Channel 4
Director: Bryn Higgins
Producer: Bryn Higgins & Hal Vogel
Distributor: Channel 4 International