Sunday's TV pick: Cider With Rosie

Published Sunday, Sep 27 2015, 00:02 BST  |  By  |  Add comment
The latest in the BBC's 20th Century literature season is Laurie Lee's vivid childhood memoir, Cider With Rosie.

Set in an idyllic Cotswold village during and immediately after the Great War, it marks the journey of Lol, a young boy growing to a man.

Cider With Rosie, BBC1, Sun 27 Sep


The story chronicles his first love, loss, and family upheaval. Lol's boyhood escapades take place in the rural world that hasn't been touched by electricity and cars.

How will he fair in a place suspended between history and modernity?

Cider With Rosie, BBC1, 8.30pm

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