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Ken Loach (1936-), Film director

Kenneth Charles ('Ken') Loach

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Film and television director, best known for gritty realist dramas motivated by social concern. Loach made his name with Cathy Come Home (1966), and subsequent works include Poor Cow (1967), Kes (1970), Ladybird, Ladybird (1994), My Name is Joe (1998) and Sweet Sixteeen (2003).