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Cannes 2016: 'Eshtebak' + 'I, Daniel Blake'
16 May 2016 // 8:15 PM
At Cannes, these two powerful films inspire fury at appalling and seemingly insurmountable social divisions.
Cannes 2016: Ken Loach Blasts Britain's Welfare System in 'I, Daniel Blake'
13 May 2016 // 4:00 AM
Ken Loach's latest is a well-meaning but disappointing attempt to explore the impact of Conservative benefit cuts in the UK.
Director Spotlight: Ken Loach: Statuesque Talks to Loach
19 Apr 2013 // 3:00 AM
On the occasion of his newest film, IFC's The Angels' Share, Statuesque highlights some of iconic UK director Ken Loach's best and brightest contributions to cinema. Today Statuesque speaks with the legendary director himself...
Director Spotlight: Ken Loach: Kes
18 Apr 2013 // 11:00 PM
On the occasion of his newest film, IFC's The Angels' Share, Statuesque highlights some of iconic UK director Ken Loach's best and brightest contributions to cinema. Today Statuesque takes a look at one of the cornerstones of Loach's cannon.
'I, Daniel Blake' Wins the Palme d'Or, If Not Popular Favor
23 May 2016 // 3:49 AM
The Palme d’Or on Sunday went to British filmmaker Ken Loach for I, Daniel Blake, the on-the-nose narrative of working-class folks getting the runaround from an unfeeling government welfare bureaucracy.