CFF Collection: Volume 5 - Runaways
Triple bill of British movies produced by the Children's Film Foundation. In 'Johnny On the Run' (1953) a young Polish orphan gets involved with two crooks who use his small stature to help them perform burglaries. In 'Hide and Seek' (1972) a boy escapes from a borstal to meet up with his criminal father, who he later learns is planning to rob a bank. In 'Terry On the Fence' (1985), based on Bernard Ashley's novel, an eleven-year-old runaway unintentionally gets involved with a gang of thieves and tries to find a way to make amends.