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Ryan Gilbey

Ryan Gilbey’s Don’t Worry Me, about American cinema in the 1970s, is due from Faber in March.

Ken Loach

Ryan Gilbey, 31 October 2002

One afternoon in May 1995, I rang Ken Loach to try to persuade him to play Fantasy Filmmaking. In fact I had to call a number of British directors, and ask each one to imagine the kind of movie he or she would make given a bottomless budget. ‘An unlimited budget would be a liability,’ Loach said. ‘The more you spend, the more restricted you are because the more money...

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