About

A middle aged carpenter, who requires state welfare after injuring himself, is joined by a single mother in a similar scenario.

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Directed by

Ken Loach

Written by

Paul Laverty (Screenplay)

Runtime

100 minutes

Country

United Kingdom, France, Belgium

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

single mother heart attack carpenter social services healthcare welfare northern england compassion newcastle upon tyne social security desperate

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