IRIS PRODUCTIONS

AFIACH

A young lesbian couple wait on a platform for the arrival of a train as they reflect on mortality and face death head on. 

Afiach is the first short film made by Straeon Iris a new film scheme to encourage more LGBT stories for the screen in Welsh. The scheme is a partnership between the Iris Prize, S4C and BFI NET.WORK & Ffilm Cymru Wales.

DIRECTOR: CARYS LEWIS 

WRITER: BETHAN MARLOW 

CAST: CATRIN MORGAN, NATALIE PAISEY, GILLIAN ELISA, I-KAY AGU, KIA SHAH

ART DEPARTMENT ASSISTANT: TINA PASOTRA

UK, 10 MIN

A young lesbian couple wait on a platform for the arrival of a train as they reflect on mortality and face death head on.

Afiach is the first short film made by Straeon Iris a new film scheme to encourage more LGBT stories for the screen in Welsh. The scheme is a partnership between the Iris Prize, S4C and BFI NET.WORK & Ffilm Cymru Wales.