Jim's most recent feature film Measure of a Man, written by David Scearce and based on the novel by Robert Lipsyte, stars Donald Sutherland, Luke Wilson, Judy Greer, Sam Keeley, and Blake Cooper as “Bobby.”
Jim Loach's debut feature Oranges and Sunshine was produced by Sixteen Films and See Saw Films and written by Rona Munro. The film stars Emily Watson, David Wenham and Hugo Weaving and was distributed by Icon. The critically acclaimed film was nominated for the Hitchcock D'Or and 7 AACTA awards in Australia; for which Hugo Weaving picked up Best Actor. Emily Watson also pick up an IF Award for Best Actress.
Jim has most recently directed on Tin Star 2 for Kudos and on ITV's Victoria including the Christmas special. Prior to this Jim directed on Endeavour and on the critically acclaimed 3-parter for ITV Life of Crime, starring Hayley Atwell. He also has extensive experience in directing drama for television and has worked on shows including Shameless, DCI Banks, Hotel Babylon and Holby Blue.
Based on the novel of the same name by Robert Lipsyte.