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I, Daniel Blake
I, Daniel Blake
2016
Videos and DVDs
Review: This is an astonishing story of triumph and adversity in modern day Britain. Daniel Blake has worked as a joiner for most of his life in Newcastle. Now, for the first time ever, he needs help from the State. He crosses paths with single mother Katie who is battling to keep her two young children fed. Daniel and Katie find themselves in a no-man's land, striving to pull themselves out of the welfare bureaucracy of modern day Britain. Award winning and critically lauded, I, Daniel Blake is the vital film for our times.
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Imprint:
Australia Distributed by Universal Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
Collation:
1 DVD-video (96 min.) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Notes:
Catalogued from container.Universal : DI1909.Originally produced as a motion picture in 2016.In English with English subtitles SDH. Includes audio description.
Credits:
Producer, Rebecca O'Brien ; Director, Ken Loach ; Writer, Paul Laverty ; Music composer, George Fenton ; Cinematographer, Robbie Ryan.
Performers:
Cast: Dave Johns (Daniel Blake), Hayley Squires (Katie Morgan), Dylan McKiernan (Dylan Morgan), Briana Shann (Daisy Morgan), Mick Laffey (Welfare Benefits Advisor), Harriet Ghost (Appeal Receptionist), Helen Dixon (Police Officer), Bryn Jones (Police Officer), Laura Jane Barnes-Martin (Call Centre Advisor), Kema Sikazwe (China), Steven Richens (Piper), Gavin Webster (Joe)
Audience:
Censorship classification: MA 15+
System details:
DVD-video ; Region 4 ; PAL ; Aspect ratio 1.85:1 ; Dolby digital surround , 2.0 audio.
Awards:
Winner (2016), Palme d'Or, Cannes Film Festival.Winner (2016), Prix du public, Locarno International Film Festival.
Dewey class:
791.4372
Language:
English
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Beaumaris LibraryDVD M15+DVD IDAAvailable
Hampton LibraryDVD M15+DVD IDAAvailable
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