Lighthouse, The

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2011090120140403|By Alan Harris.|It's 1801 and Lighthouse keepers Howell and Griffith are posted to 6 weeks on the Smalls - a desolate rock 20 miles off the Pembrokeshire coast. But the two men share a past. Because of what happens next, lighthouses would never again have only a crew of two. Based on a true story.|Directed by James Robinson.
20110901By Alan Harris.|Lighthouse keepers Howell and Griffith are posted to 6 weeks on the Smalls - a desolate rock 20 miles off the Pembrokeshire coast.|But the two men share a past.|Because of what happens next, lighthouses would never again have only a crew of two.|Based on a true story.|Howell...|Paul Rhys|Griffith...|Ifan Huw Dafydd|Directed by James Robinson|The Writer|Alan Harris is a Welsh writer on the rise.|His play A Good Night Out in the Valleys launched the new National Theatre Wales and he's currently working on a commission for the Welsh National Opera.|His first radio play, The Gold Farmer, was broadcast by BBC Radio 3 as part of The Wire season.|In The Lighthouse, Alan's dark imagination has created an eerily compelling and atmospheric ghost story full of mordant humour and gruesome frights.|Two men become trapped in a lighthouse, 20 miles off the Welsh coast.