Hedd Wyn

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hedd_Wyn_(film)

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Went along to a showing of Hedd Wyn today with Bethan Mair Williams. My first trip to Welsh language cinema (without subtitles).

heddwynDid quite well I think, and not only understood most of the file, but also most of the interview afterwards with one of the stars of the file–Hugh Garmon.

Below is a link to the the letter Siegfried Sassoon wrote to The Times that Huw Garmon referred to at today’s interview.

Published on the same day that Hedd Wyn died.

Then they packed him off to the asylum.

http://allpoetry.com/poem/8499053-Sassoons-Public-Statement-Of-Defiance-by-Siegfried-Sassoon

 

 

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