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Ken Loach: The Politics of Film and Television

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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 tolandmark social realsim films ("Kes") and modern examinations of British society ("Looking For Eric")this landmark study reveals Loachasone of the great European directors."

JOHN HILL is Professor of Media at Royal Holloway, University of London. He is the author of Sex, Class and Realism: British Cinema 1956-63 (1986), British Cinema in the 1980s (1999) and Cinema and Northern Ireland: Film, Culture and Politics (2006), the co-author of Cinema and Ireland (1987) and the co-editor of various collections, including The Oxford Guide to Film Studies (1998).

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