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Cricket Scenes with Don Bradman I
Cricket Scenes with Don Bradman I

Cricket Scenes with Don Bradman I 1948

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Cricket Scenes with Don Bradman I 1948

2 mins United Kingdom

Considered by many to be the greatest batsman of all time, Don Bradman appears in this short film being escorted onto the pitch with police trying to control the huge crowds of fans. The location is possibly the Sussex County Cricket Ground in Hove. Bradman is then seen batting until he is bowled out.

Screen Archive South East is a public sector moving image archive serving the South East of England. The archive's collections of magic lantern slides, films, videos and associated materials capture the many varied aspects of life, work and creativity from the early days of screen history to the present day and serve as a rich and invaluable historical resource.

Genres

Amateur film

Tags

Crowds Players Cricket Identity Police Cameras

Collection

Cricketing Legends

Released

1948

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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