Culture is Ordinary


This short film brings together the stories of three Welsh youth groups – Valleys Kids, Unify and Cwmni Bro, discussing their own forms of cultural production and it’s relevance in the context of their communities.

Genre: Short, Documentary

Welsh Connections

Directed and Written by: Colin Thomas and Thomas Goddard
Produced by: Nick Mahoney
Sound Recordist: Matt Hughes
Original Music: Kiddus Murrell
Narrator: Lleucu Siencyn
Cast: Yusuf Ismail, Shawqi Hasson – Unify; Miranda Balin, Kiara Sullivan, Phoebe Williams – Valleys Kids; Helen McAteer, Gwenlli Evans – Cwmni Bro
Lleoliad: Butetown and other Cardiff locations; Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd; Penyrenglyn, RCT.
Cyllid: Arts Council of Wales

Technical Details

Length: 17mins 39 seconds
Language: English & Welsh
Certificate: Uncertified
Format: MOV/MP4
Accessibility: Closed captions in English and Welsh


Dyddiad: November 2021 (screenings with Q&A’s confirmed in community venues in Aberdare, RCT & Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd)

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Rightsholder: Raymond Williams Foundation
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Full version (ENG)
Full version (CYM)
Panel discussion