Based on an original screenplay by Jeff Murphy, the film is directed by Adrian Shergold (FUNNY COW) and stars Rafe Spall (THE BIG SHORT) as unlikely hero Herb. Produced by Ed Talfan and David Aukin, the film is financed by BBC Films and Ffilm Cymru Wales, with additional support from the Welsh Government. The film is being sold internationally by West End Films and will premiere in 2018.


Production Coracle Pictures, Severn Screen, Daybreak Pictures

Distributed by BBC Films, Ffilm Cymru Wales

Producers Mark Andrew, David Aukin, Thomas Hawkins, Joe Oppenheimer, Adam Partridge, Meinir Stoutt, Ed Talfan, Hanna Thomas, Hal Vogel

Director Adrian Shergold
DOP Ulf Brantås

  • Jonathan Harris: Visual Effects Supervisor

  • Inês Boneca: Digital Compositor

  • Darren Coffee: Digital Compositor