Belfast Telegraph

Wednesday 29 July 2015

Film director Ken Loach should rethink Israeli boycott 

WHEN Ken Loach, the director of The Wind That Shakes The Barley - arguably the finest film about the dark events of the Irish War of Independence - called on the Curzon and Odeon cinema chains and Bafta to drop screenings for an Israeli film festival, because it is at least partly promoted and financed by the Israeli Government, he joined a long list of cultural icons who support the Boycott, Diversify and Sanction campaign that has achieved global significance.

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