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The Spirit of '45 2012 U

98 mins United Kingdom Director. Ken Loach

Loach's typically uncompromising documentary celebrates the building of the Welfare State in the 1940s, and charges the 1980s Thatcher government - and, by implication, all governments since - with a systematic assault on its values. Wedding archive film with heartfelt interviews from the ordinary people at the heart of the project, Loach's film balances admiration, despair and defiant hope.

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Directed by

Ken Loach

Genres

Documentary

Collection

Ken Loach Documentaries

Certificate

U Contains no material likely to offend or harm

Released

2012

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Sixteen Fly Limited

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