Rhosyn a Rhith / Coming up Roses

An award-winning comedy film set in a depressed town in the South Wales Valleys. When the local cinema is closed down, the former projectionist, plagued by money problems, devises an ingenious plan to make money.

Welsh Connections

Filming Location: Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taff.
Cast: Dafydd Hywel, Iola Gregory, Gillian Elisa,

Production Details

Director: Stephen Bayly
Writer: Ruth Carter
Production Company: Red Rooster Film & Television Entertainment, S4C

Technical Details

Length: 93 minutes
Format: Limited Digi-beta and DVD copies available
Language: Welsh


Date: 1986
Festivals: Cannes Film Festival

Rights / Contact: S4C