Keswick Film Festival

Sunday 13th February 11:00 AM - Studio (TBTL)

P'tang, Yang, Kipperbang

Director: Michael Apted Country: UK
Cert: PG Year: 1982 Length: 80 mins
2011 Festival
P'tang, Yang, Kipperbang

Audience Reaction

Score: 84.56% Attendance: 70


  • More details on this film at the Internet Movie Database

This enchanting coming-of-age drama was broadcast on Channel 4's second night. Young Alan is required to kiss the girl of his dreams in the school play: do dreams really come true? John Arlott commentates on the cricket-loving boy's obsession, and Alison Steadman is excellent as a strict, frustrated schoolteacher. 'Expertly directed by Apted from one of Jack Rosenthal’s breeziest scripts, P’Tang Yang Kipperbang...would doubtless be regarded as a minor classic if it had been theatrically released.' (Julian Upton, MovieMail)


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