BYDGOSZCZ, Poland -- Whether shooting handheld on film in a war zone or creating a chilling digital period piece for "The Reader," it's never about technique or technology, according to two-time…
British filmmaker Ken Loach has called for a boycott of cultural events backed by the Israeli government at an event at the Sarajevo Film Festival. Loach made his remarks at the presentation Thursday…
LONDON — Some of Europe's top filmmakers — Pedro Almodovar, Ken Loach, Aki Kaurismaki and Mike Leigh, among them — have called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to clarify the status of detained…
Ken Loach has taken a despicable episode of modern Irish history and made a surprisingly lovely, heartfelt film from it with "Jimmy's Hall."
Sony Classics has acquired North American rights to Ken Loach's period drama “Jimmy's Hall,” two days before its world premiere in competition at Cannes. Wild Bunch is selling the film at Cannes…
LONDON — The Berlin Film Festival is to award the honorary Golden Bear for lifetime achievement to British director Ken Loach, and will also stage a 10-film homage to the helmer. The award ceremony…
J.C. Chandor's almost dialog-free Robert Redford-starrer "All Is Lost" and Pedro Almodovar's "I'm So Excited" will bookend a Melbourne Int'l Film Fest that includes a section of North Korea-themed…
A solidly assembled docu that charts how Blighty's Labour Party met the nation's need for change by nationalizing public utilities and services for the greater good after WWII, Ken Loach's "The…
PARIS -- British helmer Ken Loach will be feted with the Lumiere Award at the Lumiere 2012 Grand Lyon Film Festival, which runs Oct. 15-21.
Fresh from winning the Jury Prize at Cannes, Ken Loach brought eOne's "The Angels' Share" home to Glasgow, where the pic was shot.