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Ken Loach

Postcard: Glasgow

Jasmin Riggins, Gary Maitland, Paul Brannigan and William Ruane in The Angels' Share. Photo: Joss Barratt

For a director so revered as Ken Loach, it's strange to note how alien he feels at home.

Sunday, 17 March, 2013, 4:40pm


If only all birthdays were like this. September marks the start of a two-month tribute to revered British filmmaker Ken Loach.

4 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Route Irish; In Our Name

Route Irish Mark Womack, Andrea Lowe, John Bishop Director: Ken Loach

In Our Name Joanne Froggatt, Mel Raido, Chloe Jayne-Wilkinson Director: Brian Welsh

19 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Live from Cannes

Scott bows out of premiere

13 May 2010 - 12:00am

Better Things

Better Things

Liam McIlfatrick, Tara Ballard, Che Corr, Emma Cooper

Director: Duane Hopkins

17 May 2009 - 12:00am

Out with the old, in with the nude


16 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

A simple choice, says Wong Kar-wai

Selection of Cannes festival winner unanimous: HK director

Hong Kong film director Wong Kar-wai, the first Chinese president of the Cannes Film Festival's jury, said yesterday that choosing the winning film had been surprisingly simple.

30 May 2006 - 12:00am

Prole roles

Michael Caine

12 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Ae Fond Kiss ...

Ae Fond Kiss ...

Starring: Eva Birthistle,

Atta Yaqub

Director: Ken Loach

The film: Perhaps the most accessible film Ken Loach has made in recent years,

11 Sep 2005 - 12:00am


THIS YEAR'S BERLIN International Film Festival was a near-perfect mix of glamour and art. The competition section, where festival-goers look for the best new art films, was judged by critics to be the strongest for many years. But that didn't mean the event was short on glam and glitz.

4 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

Hot festival tickets

Each year at this time, I contact the civil servant who knows about these things, and ask her for details about which tickets are still left for the Hong Kong International Film Festival in order to remind you, ardent film fans, that all hope is not lost.

In years past, the list has been endless. This year, it is not.

2 Apr 1999 - 12:00am

Brits liked

I WAS delighted to read Fionnuala Halligan's article South China Morning Post, May 28, where she referred to ' . . . the traditional French aversion to awarding the Brits anything of note'.

18 Jun 1995 - 12:00am