In 1880, following a controversial horse race and an unresolved death, Gruff Rhys’ family split as Dafydd Jones took his young family to join the burgeoning Welsh community in Patagonia, South America. Director Dylan Goch follows Gruff Rhys on a tour that takes in the theatres, nightclubs and desert teahouses of Wales, Brazil and the Argentine Andes as he discovers what became of his family, the Welsh Diaspora and its legacy.
Theme: Welsh musician Gruff Rhys
Filming Location / Set in: Wales and the Welsh community in Patagonia
Director: Gruff Rhys and Dylan Goch
Producer: Catryn Ramasut
Production Company: Ie Ie Productions
Gyda chefnogaeth: Ffilm Cymru
Length: 1h 24min
Language: English, Welsh, Portuguese and Spanish
Format: Check with distributor
Dyddiad: July 30, 2010
Rights / Contact: Thunderbird Releasing
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