Penny Woolcock

Penny Woolcock is a filmmaker, opera director, and screenwriter. Her films include Tina Goes Shopping (1999), the grime musical One Day (2009) and One Mile Away (2012), about the UK’s postcode wars.

The musician Esperanza Spalding snapped a photo of the authors, Penny Woolcock and Stephen Griffith, at Angel Station in London

London's 'War Zone': What Trump and Others Don't See

Trump angered Brits when he cited London’s increasing knife violence recently, saying a city hospital there was “like a war zone.” In this excerpt from Tales of Two Londons, the authors describe the joys and threats in a London neighborhood.