I, Daniel Blake: Film Guide

I, Daniel Blake
I, Daniel Blake




Short (1-4 activities)

A film guide that looks at I, Daniel Blake (2016), a British drama set in Newcastle about a 59-year-old man and a single mother struggling to with the government's benefit system. This guide is useful for exploring topics including Citizenship and Film Studies in addition to highlighting themes surrounding law and order, family, friendships, food and health, equality, poverty, and directors.

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This Resource Supports

  • Citizenship
  • Democracy
  • Human Rights
  • Film Studies

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