Director KEN LOACH talks to the Star about how the results of this election could shape society for generations to come
Thursday 1st Jun 2017
posted by Will Stone in Features
KEN LOACH is making a film about Jeremy Corbyn to “show what he’s really like,” the acclaimed director revealed yesterday.
The film-maker is spending time on the road with the Labour leader during the party’s election campaign and plans to make a political...
Wednesday 10th May 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Ken Loach urges Britain to seize historic opportunity and vote for a left Labour
Wednesday 26th Apr 2017
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
FILM director Ken Loach is backing a protest in Bradford today against the government’s cuts to housing benefit for young people aged 18 to 21.
Bradford’s HouseTheFuture is a national event and takes place in the city’s Centenary Square.
In his message to the...
Saturday 8th Apr 2017
by Sara Callaway, Claire Glasman and Una Sapietis
Thursday 2nd Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
RENOWNED filmmaker Ken Loach condemned the “brutality” of the British government as he collected a Bafta award for his film I, Daniel Blake on Sunday night.
The director, who bagged the award for outstanding British film, blasted the Tories and the damage caused by them at...
Tuesday 14th Feb 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
PETER LAZENBY reports on the pioneering work Unite Community is carrying out in the north-east
Monday 9th Jan 2017
Ken Loach among voices calling for an end to rotten system
Saturday 31st Dec 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
KEN LOACH’S trenchant criticism of the Guardian newspaper in a letter defending Jeremy Corbyn was edited out of Tuesday’s published edition, leaving the film-maker bemused.
Mr Loach’s letter came in response to the paper’s story about focus group research among...
Thursday 29th Dec 2016
posted by Will Stone in Britain
FILM-MAKER Ken Loach threw his weight behind Len McCluskey yesterday in Unite’s upcoming leadership election.
The director of I, Daniel Blake and other films taking a stand against social injustice said incumbent general secretary Mr McCluskey would best equip the union to...
Monday 19th Dec 2016