I saw this gem on the telly the other day and good stuff it is, too. I’d never heard of it before.
There’s a ropey version of the film on You Tube but you’re better off watching the trailer to get a taste and then getting a proper copy.
Wikipedia sez: Nil by Mouth is a 1997 British-French drama film portraying a family of characters living in South East London. It was Gary Oldman‘s debut as a writer and director; the film was produced by Douglas Urbanski and Luc Besson. It stars Ray Winstone as Raymond, the abusive husband of Valerie (Kathy Burke). The film was a critical success, winning numerous awards.
You can watch the whole film here …