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The Summer Game
The Summer Game

The Summer Game 1970

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The Summer Game 1970

33 mins United Kingdom

This loving homage to the game of cricket is an unadulterated treat; a fascinating story beautifully yet succinctly told. The dulcet tones of Rene Cutforth and Hamilton Dyce narrate the history of the game, bringing a wonderfully poetic dimension to achingly beautiful scenes of village cricket greens. From the early days of Hambledon, through the establishment of the MCC, touring teams, WG Grace, Bodyline, the introduction of one day cricket and so much more in between, this is a joy to watch.

Featuring

René Cutforth

Genres

Sport

Tags

History Cricket

Collection

In the Nets Cricket on Film

Released

1970

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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