Sorry We Missed You
directed by Ken Loach, Belgium/France/United Kingdom 2019, 100' (English friendly)
The latest film by the Golden Palm Award-winning Ken Loach – director of the films I, Daniel Blake and The Wind that Shakes the Barley – which deeply touched audiences at the Cannes Film Festival and was critically recognized as one of the best films of the British master. Ricky and Abbie want something more for themselves and their children. He is able to sacrifice everything so that their dream of their own home finally comes true. He has had enough of waiting for things to take a better turn – he goes out on a limb and starts working on his own. He fully dedicates himself to his duties, wanting to achieve his goal as soon as possible. She, thinking about the future, doesn't want to lose sight of what they already have: a loving family and mutual support. She knows that chasing happiness requires knowing when to stop.