Life is tough and cheerless for Billy Casper, a troubled teenager growing up in the small Yorkshire mining town of Barnsley. Treated as a failure at school, and unhappy at home, Billy discovers a new passion in life when he finds Kes, a kestrel hawk. Billy identifies with her silent strength and she inspires in him the trust and love that nothing else can, discovering through her the passion missing from his life.

Life is tough and cheerless for Billy Casper, a troubled teenager growing up in the small Yorkshire mining town of Barnsley. Treated as a failure at school, and unhappy at home, Billy discovers a new passion in life when he finds Kes, a kestrel hawk. Billy identifies with her silent strength and she inspires in him the trust and love that nothing else can, discovering through her the passion missing from his life.

Kes, 1969 | Film | Yorkshire | Anorak boy kestrel | Bird | Hawk

Kes, 1969 | Film | Yorkshire | Anorak boy kestrel | Bird | Hawk

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Kes_Ken-Loach_Yorkshire_Barnsley_Football-Scene2

High resolution French movie poster image for Kes

High resolution French movie poster image for Kes

image from the film Kes (1969) by Ken Loach. The boy was played by David Bradley.

image from the film Kes (1969) by Ken Loach. The boy was played by David Bradley.

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ken loach's Kes film poster black and white middle finger up yours fuck you series pen drawing fan art portrait

ken loach's Kes film poster black and white middle finger up yours fuck you series pen drawing fan art portrait by murkyart on Etsy

KES  Films Worth Watching

KES Films Worth Watching

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