Title
Hidden agenda
Director
Ken Loach
Composer
Stewart Copeland
Actor
Frances McDormand Brian Cox 1946-
Language
English
Publisher
Lumière, 2010
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1990
Playing time
114 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
5425019004651
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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