Title: Kes

Release: 1969

Rating: 7.9

Language: English

Country: UK

Runtime: 111

Genre: Drama , Family


Release 1969
Rating 7.9
Language English
Country UK
Runtime 111
Genre Drama , Family



Bullied at school and ignored and abused at home by his indifferent mother and older brother, Billy Casper (David Bradley), a 15-year-old working-class Yorkshire boy, tames and trains his pet kestrel falcon whom he names Kes. Helped and encouraged by his English teacher Mr. Farthing (Colin Welland) and his fellow students, Billy finally finds a positive purpose to his unhappy existence, until tragedy strikes.

Director :
Ken Loach
Writer :

Barry Hines (novel), Barry Hines (adaptation), Ken Loach (adaptation), Tony Garnett (adaptation)

Actors :

... Mr. Sugden

... Billy

... Mrs. Casper

... Mr. Farthing

... Mr. Gryce

... Youth Employment Officer