Nighthawks

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The first major British gay film, this study of a closeted schoolteacher who spends his nights cruising London’s gay clubs in search of Mr Right defies categorisation. Both a fascinating glimpse into the 1970s scene and a portrait of an ordinary gay man living in a homophobic society, Nighthawks subverts stereotypes, led by Ken Robertson’s strong, naturalistic performance.

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Direction: Ron Peck

Cast: Clive Peters, Ken Robertson, Rachel Nicholas James, Stuart Craig Turton

Original Title: Nighthawks

Original Language: English

Subtitles: No subtitles

Film Production Country: United Kingdom

 

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