Capital Celluloid 2022 — Day 342: Mon Dec 12

The Navigators (Loach, 2001): Genesis Cinema, 6.10pm

This screening willl feature a Q&A with director Ken Loach.

Genesis Cinema introduction: United East End and the Genesis Cinema presents an evening of trade union solidarity and film, with Ken Loach. From 6.10pm, Ken Loach will introduce his 2001 film The Navigators, about privatisation, health and safety in the rail industry, followed by a Q&A. Beforehand, from 5pm, join us in The Yard to hear how local unions are resisting the threat of privatisation and the cost-of-living crisis. Members of the RMT, CWU and others will explain why they're striking for better pay and conditions and local community groups will talk about the damage more cuts will do.

Here (and above) is the trailer.

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