I, Daniel Blake

  • Date January 25, 2017
  • Time 8pm
  • Location Elgiva Theatre

Members’ Rating: 94% – this was our joint favourite film of the season along with The General

Based on research and interviews, a fictional, brutal but dignified story of a carpenter who needs state welfare after an injury, joined by a single mother in a similar scenario. The film received a 15-minute standing ovation and won the 2016 Palme d’Or at Cannes.

UK, 2016, Ken Loach. Drama, 1hr 40mins (15)