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Ken Loach (Kenneth Loach)

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Biography

Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England, UK
Unlike virtually all his contemporaries, Ken Loach has never succumbed to the siren call of Hollywood, and it's virtually impossible to imagine his particular brand of British socialist realism translating well to that context. After studying law at St. Peter's College, Oxford, he branched out into the theater, performing with a touring repertory company. This led to television, where in alliance with producer Tony Garnett he produced a series of docudramas, most notably the devastating "Cathy Come Home" episode of The Wednesday Play (1964), whose impact was so massive that it led directly to a change in the homeless laws. Read more...

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The 2009 European Film Awards 2009

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Hidden History 2006

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Vote 2001 2001

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Clapper Board 1972

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The South Bank Show 1978

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Rencontres de cinéma 2007

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