MEDIA films on UK screens: November

Sorry We Missed You

Ken Loach and Paul Laverty, the critically acclaimed duo behind I, Daniel Blake, reunite for Sorry We Missed You. Returning to Newcastle, their latest collaboration focuses on the world of zero-hours contracts and their devastating impact on a local family.

The film received MEDIA support through the Sales Agent scheme and Automatic Distribution support for its releases in Denmark, Poland and Sweden. 

Released on Friday 1 November by eOne.

Meeting Gorbachev

This heartfelt documentary centres on a number of interviews Werner Herzog undertook with Mikhail Gorbachev, former President of the Soviet Union and architect of its democratisation and reformation. Around these encounters are added fascinating historical footage from Gorbachev’s early life and views from his closest friends and political contemporaries. UK production company Spring Films received TV Programming support in 2018 towards production of the project.

Released on Friday 8 November by Altitude.