Keswick Film Club - Cathy Come Home

Cathy Come Home 

Director: Ken Loach Country: UK
Cert: TBC Year: 1966 Length: 77 mins
Cathy Come Home

Audience Reaction

Score: 73.81% Attendance: 73

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Synopsis

Perhaps the most famous of the Garnett/Loach collaborations: social realism before the term docudrama had been invented. Carol White plays a woman who loses her home, children and husband (Ray Brooks) thanks to the pitiless not-so-welfare state. The realistic portrayal of society's underbelly, scripted by Jeremy Sandford, helped to give rise to the charity Shelter , and touched the consciences of a generation.


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Keswick Film Club has won the following British Federation of Film Societies awards:

Best Website 2008
Best Website 2007
Film Society of The Year 2006
Best Programme 2005
Best Programme 2004
Best Programme 2002
Best Programme 2001
Best New Film Society 2000

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