• Short Summary

    Footage of Australia v England cricket match in 1932.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Original held in separate cricket reels.

    England v Australia - possibly Sydney, Australia.

    C/U of player speaking to camera - Douglas Jardine? Teams are led on to pitch. Various shots of the match. Australian commentator.

    British player speaks in C/U at the end of the match - Jardine? He is encouraged to give the cameraman a smile and does so.

    Players mentioned include: Alexander, Joseph Darling, O'Brien, Barnett.

    Note: this is last item on tape PM3451. Ends here.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:04:00 / 01:27:31:00
    UN 54 I

Comments (1)

  1. Unknown user says

    "England v Australia - possibly Sydney" - actually this is Victoria v England (Marylebone Cricket Club) at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne.

    The game was played on 11, 12 and 14 November 1932.

    "player speaking to camera - Douglas Jardine?" - yes, that's Douglas Jardine.

    "British player speaks in C/U at the end of the match - Jardine?" - yes, again that's Jardine.

    "O'Brien" is Leo O'Brien.

    "Joseph Darling" should read Len Darling.

    "Barnett" is Ben Barnett.

    Seen bowling at 00:23 is Gubby Allen.

    The diving wicketkeeper at 00:35 is George Duckworth.

    Seen batting at 00:39 is Harry Alexander.

    Seen bowling at 00:42 is Bill Voce.

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