Following the death of his beloved step mother and grandmother, disability and LGBT campaigner Paul Davies attempts to write to the father he feels rejected by to find resolution and peace. Conflicted by his feelings of rejection and family duty, Paul wants to put things right with his father. It’s difficult. Years of unspoken fears and rejection have haunted him. Can a letter outlining his emotions, feelings and hopes be what is needed to make the difference? Will this father’s day be the start of a new beginning in his relationships with dad?
Genre: Short, Documentary, LGBTQ+
Produced and Directed by: Ian Smith
Cast: Welsh protagonist (Mr Gay Wales)
Production Company: Auntie Margaret
Location: Filmed in Wales
Length: 7 minutes
Date: July 2021
Before making ‘Three Letters’, Ian’s film GO HOME POLISH was selected for Best of British at IRIS PRIZE 2020.