The Ballad of Billy McCrae

© Munro Film Services


Chris Blythe returns to his home town in Wales after losing a fortune in Canada. He falls in love with Elen, a volatile and charismatic woman. But Elen’s father Billy is a dangerous man, and Chris finds himself torn between love and hate.

Genre: Drama

Welsh Connections

Director: Chris Crow
Phillip Palmer
Ian Virgo, Sianad Gregory
Set in a South Wales town and filmed in Port Talbot

Technical Details

Length: 91 minutes
Certificate: 15
Format: DCP, Blu-Ray,DVD
Language: English


  • 24th September 2021



  • Premiere at Reel Cinema, Port Talbot

Other Details

  • Director Chris Crow received 5 BAFTA Cymru nominations for ‘The Lighthouse’  in 2016.
  • Writer Philip Palmer was Shortlisted for the Gemini Award 2003 for ‘The Many Lives of Albert Walker’ starring John Gordon Sinclair
  • Strike Media Press Release – September 1 *New Poster & Trailer* The Ballad of Billy McCrae – British thriller starring David Hayman confirmed for UK Theatrical Release (

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