A documentary on Ted Hughes based on his brother Gerald’s memoir, ‘Ted & I’. ‘Ted Hughes Dreamtime’ follows Ted Hughes progress from childhood through maturity, to his untimely death and features many members of the Hughes family including Gerald, Carol Hughes, Frieda Hughes and Vicky Watling, Hughes first cousin. Gerald movingly recalls their childhood, how their mother Edith nurtured Ted's talents as a poet and how the countryside influenced him. After the screening David will talk and answer questions on the film.
David Cohen, who produced and directed Ted Hughes Dreamtime, is a BAFTA nominated filmmaker.