Play of the Week: Stargazy on Zummerdown (1978)
Science Fiction / Television

Play of the Week: Stargazy on Zummerdown (1978)

John Fletcher’s peculiarly titled television play is a singularly British piece of work, a meditation on the long-standing rift between town and country, between the agricultural and the industrial, the traditional and the new, all played out in a far distant future. Fletcher wasn’t a dramatist but a historian with a special interest in pre-industrial … Continue reading