couple / split / housing market / deposit
awkward / down by 20-30% / rent out
loss / living arrangements
3. The title of this film is “Trapped into living with the ex”. What could the film be about?
4. The film is about a couple who bought a house together and then split up. They still live in the same house.
The housing market is forcing them to live together under the same roof.
It’s a two-bedroom Victorian villa in South East London that they planned to live in for years to come.
Watch the video and then say what order the sentences come in.
7. These characters, settings and situations all appear in the film. How do the link together do you think?
“Living apart under the same roof”
a modern tragedy
Lehmann Brothers (and others)
Ben (Gemma’s ex)
Ben’s mother (Moneybags)
Housing Market (the villain)
South East London
A hope for the future
Watch the film. Were you right?
5. Click here to explore the text that accompanies the film.