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Title I, Daniel Blake [videorecording] / Sixteen Films, Why Not Productions, Wild Bunch ; BFI, BBC Films, Les Films du Fleuve, France 2 Cinéma ; Canal +, France Télévisions, Le Pacte ; Cinéart, Ciné +, VOO and Be tv ; screenplay, Paul Laverty ; producer, Rebecca O'Brien ; director, Ken Loach.

Publication Info. [New York, New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    IDA    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library DVD.
Edition Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Description 2 videodiscs (100 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded insert (12 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture lcsh
Series The Criterion collection ; 906
Criterion collection ; 906.
System Details DVD, region 1, 16:9 widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); closed-captioned.
Cast Dave Johns, Hayley Squires, Briana Shann, Dylan McKiernan, Kate Rutter, Sharon Percy, Kema Sikazwe, Steven Richens.
Credits Production designers, Fergus Clegg, Linda Wilson ; director of photography, Robbie Ryan ; editor, Jonathan Morris ; music, George Fenton.
Note Title from container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2016.
Booklet: Essay by Girish Shambu inserted in container.
Summary A carpenter recovering from a heart attack befriends a single mother and her two kids as together they battle the national health care and benefits system to receive Employment and Support Allowance.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language.
Note Special features: audio commentary from 2016 featuring Loach and screenwriter Paul Laverty; How to make a Ken Loach film, a 2016 documentary featuring interviews with cast and crew; Versus: the life and films of Ken Loach; deleted scenes; trailer; an essay by critic Girish Shambu.
Contents disc one. [Feature film] ; deleted scenes; trailer -- disc two. How to make a Ken Loach film ; Versus: the life and films of Ken Loach.
Subject Jobcentre Plus (Agency : Great Britain) -- Professional ethics -- Drama.
Carpenters -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Working class men -- England -- Drama.
Working class -- Medical care -- England -- Drama.
Myocardial infarction -- Patients -- Drama.
Single mothers -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Working class -- England -- History -- 21st century -- Drama.
Working poor -- England -- History -- 21st century -- Drama.
Friendship -- Drama.
National health services -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Public welfare -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Welfare state -- England -- History -- 21st century -- Drama.
Great Britain -- Officials and employees -- Attitudes -- 21st century -- Drama.
Genre/Form Social problem films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Loach, Ken, 1936- film director.
O'Brien, Rebecca, film producer.
Laverty, Paul, screenwriter.
Ryan, Robbie, director of photography.
Fenton, George, composer (expression)
Morris, Jonathan, 1949- editor of moving image work.
Clegg, Fergus, production designer.
Wilson, Linda, (Art director) production designer.
Johns, Dave, 1955- actor.
Squires, Hayley, actor.
Shann, Briana, actor.
McKiernan, Dylan, actor.
Rutter, Kate (Actress), actor.
Shambu, Girish, 1963- writer of essay.
Sixteen Films (Firm), production company.
Why Not Productions Inc., production company.
Wild Bunch (Firm), production company.
British Film Institute, production company.
BBC Films, production company.
Films du fleuve (Firm), production company.
France 2 cinéma (Firm), production company.
Studio Canal+, production company.
France télévision, production company.
Pacte (Firm), production company.
Cineart TV (Firm), production company.
Ciné+ (France), production company.
VOO (Firm), production company.
Be tv (Firm), production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Daniel Blake
I, Daniel Blake (Motion picture : 2016)
ISBN 9781681433929
Standard No. 715515209014
Music No. CC2842D The Criterion Collection

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