Tying in with the release of the documentary chronicling the life and work of maverick British filmmaker Ken Loach - Versus - is this screening of his acclaimed drama Kes.
Playing Picturehouse Greenwich/Sun 12th Jun 12.00 as part of Vintage Sundays.
Ken Loach's acclaimed British drama focuses on Billy Casper, a tormented working-class boy who is subjected to abuse both at school and at home. The son of a single mother, Billy's existence is mostly bleak until he takes up an interest in falconry and begins training a kestrel that he finds on a nearby farm. While Billy forms a close bond with the falcon, his hardscrabble life and harsh environment prove to be a challenge to the boy and his bird.