Michael Staley, Programme and Booking Officer, Queen’s Film Theatre
FROM THE ASHES – a new documentary
Queen’s Film Theatre, 20 University Square, Belfast BT7 1PA
Mon 16 – Thurs 19 May, 8.40pm
Don’t miss this unique and exciting opportunity!
FROM THE ASHES celebrates the 30th anniversary of the most memorable Ashes series – and the incredible events of that summer that saw the greatest turnaround in sporting history as England overcame odds of 500-1, Botham’s career was resurrected and the country united around cricket. Featuring in-depth interviews with players including: Ian Botham, Bob Willis and Rod Marsh.
Tuesday’s screening is followed by a recorded Q&A with Sir Ian Botham, Bob Willis, David Gower and Director of the film James Erskine. Hosted by Alistair Campbell!
“Totally engrossing — it’s as if you were actually there.” – David Edwards, Daily Mirror
“A brilliant re-creation of the summer of 1981… Just occasionally, sport can claim to be of historic significance. This was one such moment.” – Stephen Moss, Guardian
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