Ken Loach: The Politics of Film and Television

Ken Loach: The Politics of Film and Television

by John Hill
     
 

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John Hill's definitive study looks at the career and work of British director Ken Loach. From his early television work (Cathy Come Home) through to landmark social realsim films (Kes) and modern examinations of British society (Looking For Eric) this landmark study reveals Loach as one of the great European directors.

Overview

John Hill's definitive study looks at the career and work of British director Ken Loach. From his early television work (Cathy Come Home) through to landmark social realsim films (Kes) and modern examinations of British society (Looking For Eric) this landmark study reveals Loach as one of the great European directors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844572021
Publisher:
BFI Publishing
Publication date:
07/05/2011
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

JOHN HILL is Head of Research in the Department of Media Arts at Royal Holloway, University of London, UK. He is the author of numerous books including Sex, Class and Realism: British Cinema 1956-63 (1986), British Cinema in the 1980s: Issues and Themes (1999) and Cinema and Northern Ireland: Film, Culture and Politics (2006)

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