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Title Kes [(DVD) videorecording] / Woodfall Films presents a Kestrel Films production ; adapted by Barry Hines, Ken Loach, Tony Garnett ; directed by Ken Loach ; produced by Tony Garnett.

Edition Director-approved special edition.
Publication Info. [United States] : Criterion Collection, [2011]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Fiction  F KES    DUE 11-27-20
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F KES    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Series The Criterion collection ; 561
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 561.
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs, Dolby digital, mono
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1969.
From the book, A kestrel for a knave by Barry Hines.
Special features: disc 1: newly restored digital transfer, supervised and approved by director Ken Loach and director of photography Chris Menges, with the filmmaker's original production soundtrack ; alternate, internationally released soundtrack, with postsync dialogue ; original theatrical trailer.
Special features: disc 2: Making "Kes," a new documentary featuring Loach, Menges, producer Tony Garnett, and actor David Bradley ; The Southbank show: "Ken Loach," a 1993 profile ; Cathy come home (1966), an early television feature by Loach, with an afterword by film writer Graham Fuller.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Credits Music, John Cameron.
Cast David Bradley, Colin Welland, Lynne Perrie, Freddie Fletcher, Brian Glover, Bob Bowes.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for language, nudity and some teen smoking.
Summary A portrait of working-class Northern England. Billy is a fifteen-year-old miner's son whose close bond with a wild kestrel provides him with a spiritual escape from his dead-end life. Special features included.
Subject Coal mines and mining -- England -- Barnsley (South Yorkshire) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Working class -- England -- Barnsley (South Yorkshire) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Teenage boys -- England -- Barnsley (South Yorkshire) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Kestrels -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Falconry -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Wildlife rehabilitation -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Bradley, David, 1953- actor.
Welland, Colin, actor.
Perrie, Lynne, actor.
Fletcher, Freddie, actor.
Glover, Brian, 1934-1997, actor.
Bowes, Bob, actor.
Loach, Ken, 1936- director.
Garnett, Tony, producer.
Hines, Barry, 1939- Kestrel for a knave.
Woodfall Film Productions.
Kestrel Films.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title South Bank show (Television program)
Cathy come home (Television program)
ISBN 9781604654127
Standard No. 715515070614
Music No. CC2001D The Criterion Collection
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