Daniel Blake is a widowed carpenter, relying on welfare after a recent heart attack has left him unable to work. Despite his doctor’s diagnosis, the authorities deny Blake’s benefits, telling him to return to his job. Navigating his way through an agonising appeal, Blake begins to develop a strong bond with a destitute, single mother who is struggling to take care of her two children. The latest award-winning film by Ken Loach, this is vital and moving viewing.
Director: Ken Loach / 2016 / 1h 40m / Certificate 15