Paul Laverty

Creative Wednesdays

Screenwriter Paul Laverty discusses his career with Professor Nick Higgins

Long time collaborator of Ken Loach, screenwriter Paul Laverty can lay claim to a rich and varied career with writing credits on features films including; Carla’s Song, My Name is Joe, Sweet Sixteen, Angel’s Share and Jimmy’s Hall. More recently Paul has also been collaborating with Spanish director Iciar Bollain on features It’s a Free World, Even the Rain and The Olive Tree. Paul’s recent script for Ken Loach, I, Daniel Blake won the Palme D’or at Cannes Film Festival 2016.

I, Daniel Blake: IMdb trailer


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