Ken Loach’s new film Sorry We Missed You came to the capital this evening for its UK Premiere and we were there to meet them. The film is directed by Loach from a script by Paul Laverty and stars Kris Hitchen, Debbie Joneywood, Nikki Marshall, Katie Proctor, Rhys Stone, Alfie Dobson, Julian Ions and Ross Brewster.
The premiere is in partnership with a number of Trade Unions; Unite The Union, The Communication Union, General Federation of Trade Unions and the Social Workers Union. Also in attendance will be John McDonnell, Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer.
Colin Hart and Scott Davis were at the premiere in Leicester Square in London, here are the interviews from the red carpet.
Sorry We Missed You UK Premiere Interviews
A hard-up delivery driver and his wife struggle to get by in modern-day England.
Ricky and his family have been fighting an uphill struggle against debt since the 2008 financial crash. An opportunity to wrestle back some independence appears with a shiny new van and the chance to run a franchise as a self employed delivery driver. It’s hard work, and his wife’s job as a carer is no easier. The family unit is strong but when both are pulled in different directions everything comes to breaking point.