Fair Game

Character: Ellie
Original Release: June 11, 1994 (UK)
Directed by: Alan Dossor
Written by: Stephen Bill
Running Time: 01:49:24 minutes

Set in 1970 during the World Cup and Parliamentary elections about a couple hiking across England. The girl meets a rich Italian with an expensive sportscar, and of course there are parallels to how this all relates to soccer and politics.

Cast & Characters

Massimo Bellinzoni (Marco), Simone Bendix (Elena), Marston Bloom (Simon Robson), Eamon Boland (Uncle Jack), Gavino Bondioli (Monaco), Polly Hemingway (Carl's mother), Julian Kerridge (Carl), Gabrielle Lloyd (Auntie Alice), Joseph Long (Giampaolo), Maggie Ollerenshaw (Eileen), David Ross (Carl's father), Prunella Scales (Marjorie), Venantino Venantini (Claudio), Anita Zagaria (Maria)

Photo Gallery
Filming Locations:
  • BBC's Pebble Mill Studios, UK
  • Lancashire, UK
  • Yorkshire, UK
  • Preston, UK
  • Blackburn, UK
  • Pennines, UK
  • Ruined monastery Fountains Abbey, UK
  • Port city of Whitby, UK
  • Florence, Italy
  • BBC produced movie made for television and has unfortunately never been released on DVD, it only aired on TV at BBC in June 11, 1994. You can view the full film in the video archive.