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    Essential Cinema: CYMRU FACH

    Presented by and Alamo Drafthouse at Alamo Drafthouse - South Lamar

    December 11, 2012


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    Essential Cinema: CYMRU FACH

    Along with PATAGONIA, CYMRU FACH highlights the beauty - and, to some, eccentricity - of the Welsh language.  Unlike that film, however, CYMRU FACH is a rather more claustrophobic, edgy experience.

    Structurally echoing LA RONDE, the film is essentially a compendium of morality tales circulating around sexual mores, but this conceit acts as a prism for a wider observation of what it is to be Welsh, and in Wales, in the 21st century.

    Based on a critically acclaimed play by William Owen Roberts, Gruffydd Davies' film makes beautiful use of saturated HD video textures, angular editing and neon-soaked ambience as a counterpoint to the raw emotions and awkward interplay of characters who are perhaps better suited to a fleeting acquaintance than a long term relationship.

    Written by William Owen Roberts
    Cinematography by Sian Elin Palfrey


    Alamo Drafthouse - South Lamar

    1120 South Lamar
    Austin, TX 78704

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    Admission Info:

    $8 General Admission / $5 AFS Make, Watch, & Students with a valid ID / Free to Love & Premiere Circle



    General Day and Time Info:

    Tuesday, December 11th, 7pm 



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