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VERSUS: The Life and Films of Ken Loach, directed by Louise Osmond

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Louise Osmond’s VERSUS premiered on Tuesday 31st May with a special screening and Q&A, followed by a general release from the 3rd of June. The film is a funny, provocative and revealing account of the life and career of Ken Loach, one of Britain’s most celebrated and controversial film directors, as he turns eighty and looks back at his extraordinary fifty year career. Hot on the heels of Loach’s Cannes Palme D’Or win for I, Daniel Blake, VERSUS will be screening across the country – find out more here.

Read Louise Osmond’s BFI interview about the film here.

Reviews for VERSUS:

Peter Bradshaw for the Guardian – ****
Tara Brady for the Irish Times – ****
Dave Calhoun for Time Out – ****
Andrew Collins for the Radio Times – ****
Wendy Ide for The Observer – ****

Published: 23rd May 2016