Mike Leigh

Feb 20, 1943


One of contemporary Britain's most renowned directors, Mike Leigh is known for his depictions of the dramas inherent in the everyday lives of regular people. Often compared to compatriot Ken Loach for his emphasis on "slice-of-life" realism (a comparison Leigh has deemed inaccurate, as his films, unlike Loach's, have no absolute political agenda), Leigh… More


Mike Leigh Videos

2 minutes 5 seconds
Another Year
2 minutes 46 seconds
Vera Drake
2 minutes 8 seconds
Secrets And Lies
1 minutes 32 seconds
Life Is Sweet
2 minutes 20 seconds

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