LEPOCO Popcorn and Politics Film Series: “I, Daniel Blake”
LEPOCO Peace Center
313 W. 4th St, Bethlehem, PA 18015
After having suffered a heart-attack, a 59-year-old carpenter befriends a single mother and her two kids as they navigate through bureaucratic forces in order to receive Employment and Support Allowance. A scathing indictment of how governments can show a complete lack of empathy toward their own citizens.
Directed by Ken Loach & Laura Obiols
Written by Paul Laverty
1 hour 40 minutes, 2016
Attendees are encouraged to bring a snack or beverage to share