Rude Boys Don't Cry
by Jon Wilson

low quality black and white image of three people

Still from Rude Boys Don't Cry


The first film production by Jon Wilson Rude Boys Don’t Cry is a 10 minute black and white drama made on just £500.

Rude Boys Don't Cry depicts a man and a woman's journey to the ultimate destruction of their relationship. Mixing the melodrama of 50's teen movies with the visual style and language of the SKA revival.


Year 1995
Duration 3 minutes
Original format
Screening format
Aspect ratio
Audio Yes
Colour / B&W B&W
Screens 1

Screening history:

START94 Festival

HTV (Broadcast TV)