30 hand picked films.
A new one every day

See what's playing
3.1
142 Ratings

Carla's Song

Directed by Ken Loach
United Kingdom, 1996
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

1987. A Glasgow bus driver, George Lennox meets Carla, a Nicaraguan exile living a precarious life in Glasgow. Her back is scarred, her boyfriend missing, her family dispersed; she’s suicidal. George takes her to Nicaragua to find out what has happened to them and to help her face her past.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what's now showing
Carla's Song
Directed by Ken Loach

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1996 | Golden Lion

1996 | Winner: The President of the Italian Senate's Gold Medal

BFI London Film Festival

1996

San Francisco International Film Festival

1997

BAFTA Awards

1997 | Nominee: Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film

Show all

What are people saying?