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Uncovering Curiosities: Ken Loach’s I, DANIEL BLAKE

The great Ken Loach’s 2016 film, I, Daniel Blake is a blistering drama that puts the British welfare system under the microscope. Loach has always been a filmmaker with his eye on the problems facing the working class in the UK and this is [...]

January 14, 2022

Uncovering Curiosities: David Blair’s AWAY

2016’s Away is small film which has a lot going for it. Set in a wintery Blackpool, David Blair’s drama focuses on the friendship between widower Joseph (Timothy Spall) and Juno Temple’s Rita, a prostitute on the run from her violent pimp [...]

November 9, 2020