FILM : Kes
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Kes 1969 David Bradley, Freddie Fletcher, Lynne Perrie, Colin Welland, Brian Glover South Yorkshire
Director : Ken Loach   Production Company : Kestrel Films, Woodfall Film Productions  Region : NORTH

Bullied at school and ignored and abused at home by his indifferent mother and older brother, a young working-class lad tames and trains a kestrel falcon.

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Kes [DVD] [1969]

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Kes - Finding that his half brother Jud has taken his bike, Billy Casper (David Bradley) runs to the newsagent to start his paper round.
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kes001. Finding that his half brother Jud has taken his bike, Billy Casper (David Bradley) runs to the newsagent to start his paper round.

Kes - A dog snaps at Billy's heels as he speeds through the council estate.
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kes002. A dog snaps at Billy's heels as he speeds through the council estate.

Kes - Billy runs from the estate where he lives and on into town. Steve Rowe informs
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kes003. Billy runs from the estate where he lives and on into town. Steve Rowe informs "This is the end of Priory Road off Harold Avenue in Lundwood, Barnsley." The field which Billy is heading for is now occupied by a road named Foxencroft on a new development.

Kes - The fourteen year old continues through busier streets. Sarah Anne Street, Barnsley which lead onto rough ground that ran down towards the Keel Inn public house on Canal Street. Information from Darryl Jagger.
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kes004. The fourteen year old continues through busier streets. Sarah Anne Street, Barnsley which lead onto rough ground that ran down towards the Keel Inn public house on Canal Street. Information from Darryl Jagger.

kes004n. Not a 'now' shot but Darryl may have found the kids from the next screen capture! He was born in John Edward Street, in the the end house on the right hand side of the shot as Billy turns the corner.
(Modern Photo Added: 29-11-2014)

Kes - As youngsters play in the street, Billy rounds a corner. Facing north towards the corner of Sarah Anne Street and John Edward Street in Honeywell, Barnsley identified by Darryl Jagger.
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kes005. As youngsters play in the street, Billy rounds a corner. Facing north towards the corner of Sarah Anne Street and John Edward Street in Honeywell, Barnsley identified by Darryl Jagger.

Kes - Billy darts through an alley to reach the newsagent. Daryl Jagger tells us that this alley ran between houses on John Edward Street in Barnsley and led down to the Keel Inn public house on Canal Street before reaching the paper mill. Steve Rowe adds that the old Star paper mill was now where Asda stands. All was swept away in the mid 1970s to be replaced by new housing.
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kes006. Billy darts through an alley to reach the newsagent. Daryl Jagger tells us that this alley ran between houses on John Edward Street in Barnsley and led down to the Keel Inn public house on Canal Street before reaching the paper mill. Steve Rowe adds that the old Star paper mill was now where Asda stands. All was swept away in the mid 1970s to be replaced by new housing.

Kes - Mr Porter (Harry Markham) asks how long the round will take without the bike.
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kes007. Mr Porter (Harry Markham) asks how long the round will take without the bike.

Kes - Eating chocolate that he's stolen from the shop, Billy delivers the morning news.
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kes008. Eating chocolate that he's stolen from the shop, Billy delivers the morning news.

Kes - The young man heads for a milk float . . . . and steals eggs and orange juice.
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kes009. The young man heads for a milk float . . . . and steals eggs and orange juice.

Kes - The Milkman (Duggie Brown) and Billy engage in a little banter before both continue with their rounds.
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kes010. The Milkman (Duggie Brown) and Billy engage in a little banter before both continue with their rounds.

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