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The angels' share

Ken Loach (director), George Fenton (composer), Paul Brannigan (actor)

The angels' share

Ken Loach (director), George Fenton (composer), Paul Brannigan (actor)
Title
The angels' share
Director
Ken Loach
Composer
George Fenton 1949-
Actor
Paul Brannigan John Henshaw Gary Maitland
Language
English
Publisher
Cinéart, [2018]
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2012
Playing time
96 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans
EAN
5414939583988 5051083132077
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About Ken Loach

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Kenneth Charles Loach (born 17 June 1936) is an English filmmaker. His socially critical directing style and socialist ideals are evident in his film treatment of social issues such as poverty (Poor Cow, 1967), homelessness (Cathy Come Home, 1966), and labour rights (Riff-Raff, 1991, and The Navigators, 2001).

Loach's film Kes (1969) was voted the seventh greatest British film of the 20th century in a poll by the British Film Institute. Two of his films, The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006) and I, Daniel Blake (2016), received the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival, making him one of only nine filmmakers to win the award twice.

Loach, a social campaigner for most of his career, believes the current criteria for claiming benefits in the UK are "a Kafka-esque, Catch-22 situation designed to frustrate and humiliate the claimant to such an extent that they drop out of the sys…Read more on Wikipedia