I, Daniel Blake
DVD
2016
18 available of 21 items

Daniel Blake, 59, has worked as a joiner most of his life in Newcastle. Now, after a heart attack and nearly falling from a scaffold, he needs help from the State for the first time in his life. he crosses paths with a single mother, Katie, and her two young children, Daisy and Dylan. Katie's only chance to escape a one-roomed homeless hostel in London has been to accept a flat in a city she doesn't know some 300 miles away. Daniel and Katie find themselves in no-man's land caught on the barbed wire of welfare bureaucracy as played out against the rhetoric of "striver and skiver" in modern day Britain.

Item Details
Subjects:
Great Britain. Department for Work and Pensions -- Fiction.
Myocardial infarction -- Patients -- Fiction.
Public welfare -- England -- Fiction.
Single mothers -- England -- Fiction.
Working class -- England -- Fiction.
Genre:
Feature films.
Other Authors:
Johns, Dave, actor.
Laverty, Paul. I, Daniel Blake.
Loach, Ken, 1936- film director.
Mongrel Media, film distributor.
Morris, Jonathan, editor of moving image work.
O'Brien, Rebecca, film producer.
Percy, Sharon, actor.
Ryan, Robbie, director of photography.
Squires, Hayley, actor.
Wilson, Linda, production designer.
Description:
1 videodisc (100 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
Notes:
Title from container.
Dave Johns, Hayley Squires, Sharon Percy.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
Audio tracks and subtitles in English and French.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
DVD5899
11930194
Link to PAC
More Information