Not Rated | | Drama
A schoolteacher becomes the mentor of a talented young miner and seeks to get him into a university.
The play and the film tell the true story of playwright Emlyn Williams and his schoolmistress Miss Cooke.
Miss Lilly Moffat:
You live alone. You have just enough money. You are not badly educated. And time lies heavy on your hands. Isn't that so?
Miss Ronberry: Not at all. When the proper gentleman appears...
Miss Lilly Moffat: Oh, no Miss Ronberry, if you're a spinster well on in her thirties, he's lost ...
When Morgan's friends gather outside his window, there is one boy standing in the far left with his hands in his pocket who tells him, "No Morgan, no, you must always speak in English." But in the next cut, there is now a different person standing there with his hands outside of his pocket who tells him, "When you are real tough in Oxford." On the next cut, the original person with his hands in his pocket is back standing there again.
English, Welsh, Latin, French