U certificateKes is a Film programme that first aired in 1969 and has been classified a U certificate.

Kes is a 4 star programme

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Kes (1969)

Directed by
Ken Loach

Ken Loach's acclaimed first feature, the unsentimental tale of a young Barnsley schoolboy who escapes his dead-end life by raising and training a kestrel.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1969

4/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Colour


David Bradley II...Billy Casper
Freddie Fletcher...Jud Casper
Lynne Perrie...Mrs Casper
Colin Welland...Mr Farthing English Teacher
Image for Brian GloverBrian Glover...Mr. Sugden Games Teacher
Bob Bowes...Mr Gryce Headmaster
Bernard Atha...Youth Employment Officer
Laurence Bould
Ted Carroll
Agnes Drumgoon
Desmond Guthrie
Joe Miller...Reg Mother's Friend
Julie Shakespeare
Geoffrey Banks...Mathematics Teacher
Duggie Brown...Milkman
Stephen Crossland...Billy's Friend
David Glover...Tibbutt
Martin Harley...Billy's Friend
Joey Kaye...Comedian at Pub
Robert Naylor...MacDowell