New Boy, from the novel by William Sutcliffe, is adapted & directed by Russell Labey. Mark starts sixth form knowing this is his last chance to impress -- to be more popular, more obnoxious, the best informed about gynaecology. The mesmerizingly good looking Barry seems to be having trouble making friends. Everyone is afraid of him. He could be the perfect ally in Mark's mission to enhance his social status and finally get a shag.