Directed party election broadcast for the Socialist Labour Party.
Did You Know?
In '45 we had probably the best reforming government we've had, in the Attlee (Clement Attlee
) government. It was still a social democrat government, it wasn't a socialist government, but the consciousness of people was that we were a collective and we were stronger together than as individuals. And obviously out of that came the health service and public ownership of utilities and transport and ...
At an anniversary screening of The Wednesday Play: Cathy Come Home
(1966) in 2002, Loach spoke of how the play had become an important part in making the debate on homelessness public. At the same event his producer, Tony Garnett
, pointed out that the number of homeless in Britain had more than doubled "...but Ken [Loach] and I now live in much more expensive houses.".
Naturalistic, social realist directing style