Cathy Come Home
Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 or region free DVD player in order to play.Controversial, moving and brilliantly acted, this film directed by Ken Loach is arguably the most influential television drama ever broadcast.Watched by 12 million people - a quarter of the British population at the time - on its first broadcast on 16 November 1966, Cathy Come Home was a defining moment in British television history.
i"?Cathy Come Home is one of the most influential and highly-regarded UK television dramas. First screened in 1966, it was a devastating indictment of government policy towards homelessness, and a powerful defence of the homeless. More than forty years on, it is still cited as one of the most important television dramas of all time. Screened in the BBC's groundbreaking Wednesday Play anthology series, Cathy was the first single UK television play to be made on film and shot substantially on location.
Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 or region free DVD player in order to play.Includes a selection of BBC films from one of the UK's most admired and respected filmmakers; : THE BIG FLAME, THREE CLEAR SUNDAYS, DAYS OF HOPE, THE END OF ARTHUR'S MARRIAGE, IN TWO MINDS, UP THE JUNCTION, THE PRICE OF COAL, CATHY COME HOME, and THE RANK AND FILE.