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Join in our festival by enjoying short films that tell stories of leading characters in Welsh history. From the Celts to the Tudors; the Welsh Princes to the First World War, there is something for everyone – with more than 20 videos available!

Lady Llanover

Lord Rhys

Black Bart


Daf ap and the Mabinogi

David Davies Llandinam

Dic Penderyn

Glenys Myfanwy

Henri Tudor

Hedd Wyn

Llywelyn the Last

Mary Jones

On Board the Mimosa

Owain Glyndŵr

Roald Dahl

Robert Recorde

What a Journey

Thomas Telford

Bishop William Morgan​

Owain Glyndŵr Music Video

Llywelyn the Last Music Video

Yr Arglwydd Rhys Music Video

Anni Llŷn yn Holi Hedd Wyn

Pedr Ap Llwyd yn Holi William Morgan

Jennifer Jones yn Holi Syr Ifan Ap Owen Edwards


Remember to subscribe to our YouTube channel to ensure you can enjoy all of our content. Browse the playlist that's best for you and let us know what you think on our social media channels. @GwylHanesFest

The films are available in English or Welsh, with many of them also available with British Sign Language (BSL) interpretation and captions.

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Lord Rhys music video

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Owain Glyndŵr music video

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Llywelyn the Last music video

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With thanks to all our supporters who worked with us to create these short films: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales; Snowdonia National Park Authority;   Barry Making Waves; Cadw; Clwydian Range and Dee Valley and Pontcysyllte Heritage Fund; Good Company; The National Library of Wales; In Character; Tinopolis; National Center for Learning Welsh


Monday 4th September - Friday 27st October

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