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Life After Kes: The Making of the British Film Classic

4.6 of 5 stars 4.60  ·  rating details  ·  5 ratings  ·  3 reviews
This book examines the history and legacy of this award-winning British Film made on location in Yorkshire. The book not only pays homage to the vision and extraordinary talent that was evolved both in front of and behind the camera, but also compares the changes in the educational system. Are we any better off today? Have we learnt anything? Have successive governments le ...more
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published by GET Publishing (first published March 16th 2006)
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Tom Strange
Great, great book and well researched - and funny. If you like Kes - you will love this book. Tom Strange.
I really enjoyed this book but I'm sad to say that on the Kindle version at least it was riddled with errors (over twenty). For example use of 'there' instead of 'their' and many other basic mistakes. Some phrases such as 'Penny was very quick corrected me' stood out and the butcher with his 'stripped' apron and many others, which I have forgotten now. If it's only the kindle format it needs a serious revision because I can't believe a journalist of the author's standing would make such basic er ...more
Stephen Rigg
A brilliant insight into pretty much everything surrounding the making of this film.
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