|Weds 18th January||7.45pm|
|Thurs 19th January||10.30am|
Dir: Ken Loach | UK | 2016 | 100 mins
Cast: Dave Johns, Hayley Squires, Dylan McKiernan, Briana Shann, Mick Laffey
Ken Loach’s fierce, emphatic I, Daniel Blake (purportedly his last film) follows fifty-something Newcastle carpenter Daniel (Dave Johns) as he encounters ill health and the inhumanity of the benefits system. Almost painfully moving, it’s a stark reminder of injustice in contemporary Britain and a fitting end – if indeed it is – to Loach’s astounding career.
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