Versus: The Life and Films of Ken Loach
British filmmaker Louise Osmond’s spirited tribute to anti-establishment titan Ken Loach is both a warm-hearted evaluation of his huge and impressive body of work, as well as a revealing portrait of his life. Animated by clips of his revolutionary early BBC work, his own production company produced the documentary, alongside his London-born regular collaborator Rebecca O’Brien.
This captivating documentary delves into the illustrious life and career of renowned British filmmaker Ken Loach. Through discerning and reflective interviews, behind-the-scenes footage, and masterfully-chosen film clips, the film offers a comprehensive exploration of Loach's social realism style, political convictions, and the profound impact his work has had on both cinema and society.