Versus: The Life and Films of Ken Loach at Locarno

Louise Osmonds Versus: The Life and Films of Ken Loach will be making its international debut at the Locarno Film Festival as part of the Histoire(s) du cinéma.

A provocative and revealing account of Ken Loach’s career as he prepares to release his final film I, Daniel Blake (2016), Versus: The Life and Films of Ken Loach follows the British director’s path from his early work as a farcical theater director, to his TV dramas and later as an award winning feature director.

Screenings:

Thursday 11 | 8 | 2016  · 16.15 · PalaVideo ·  Sub. French

Friday 12 | 8 | 2016  · 14.00 · Cinema Rialto 1 ·  Sub. French

Synopsis:

Versus is a funny, provocative and revealing account of the life and career of one of Britain’s foremost filmmakers, Ken Loach, as he turns eighty and looks back at over fifty years of filmmaking.