Kenneth Charles ('Ken') Loach(1936-), Film director
Sitter in 8 portraits
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).
Watch a film clip on the sitter from the BBC Archive in the Media section below
by Mary McCartney
C-type colour print, December 2002