Programmes

We’re proud of all our programmes, but here’s a small selection of some of the ones we’ve produced.
Over the shoulder of the cameraman filming the Pizza boys eating pizza at a table

BOIS Y PIZZA

Two pizza boys, one three-wheeled pizza van, a lot of fire and one ambition – world glory. This is the story of Jez and Ieuz and their goal to compete at the Pizza World Championships in Parma, via a road trip across Europe – all in the name of pizza! Broadcast on S4C, Foxtel and Nat Geo People – in over a 100 different territories.

A sailor on a yacht

BLEDDYN MON A’R RAS CEFNFOR VOLVO

The story of Welshman Bleddyn Mon and his attempt to conquer one of the toughest challenges in the world – the Volvo Ocean Race. Travelling 45,000 nautical miles across the world through some of the most dangerous oceans on the planet, Bleddyn’s nine months at sea was a challenge not for the faint hearted.

Colin Jackson smiling

COLIN JACKSON

25-years since he broke the 110 metre world record across the hurdles – this is a programme that looks back at the life of one of the World’s best athletes – Welsh legend Colin Jackson.

Mike Phillips on the pitch

MIKE PHILLIPS

This programme follows Mike Phillips, the Wales and British Lion great, in his final 24 hours before retiring from professional rugby. It takes the viewer through it all - leaving no stone left unturned. A unique way to mark a retirement and to tell the story of one of rugby’s legendary characters.

A group shot of the Wales Women's football team

WOMEN IN RED

A BBC One Wales commission, Women in Red followed the efforts of the Wales Women’s football team as they prepared to face arch-rivals England in their crunch World Cup qualification game. Amongst the building pressure, the audience were introduced to the characters, both on and off the field, who had carried the squad to the brink of glory and boosted the profile of Welsh women’s football to its highest ever level of national interest.

Matthew Pritchard and a barber sitting in barbers chairs, fistbumping

TRUST ME I'M A BARBER

Star of Dirty Sanchez, Matthew Pritchard, meets the members of the Lions Barber Collective who are using their barber chairs to help the fight against male suicide. Something for the weekend sir? Or something for life?

A collection of stills from the Chwedloni project around the url Chwedloni.Cymru

CHWEDLONI

Produced as a legacy project for S4C, Chwedloni aimed to capture some of Wales’ best stories directly from the people who were so proud to tell them, culminating in a series of 80 captivating, hilarious and moving short stories, sourced by our team from across the nation.

Children singing in a boys choir

ONLY BOYS ALOUD

A four-part series following the efforts of Tim Rhys-Evans and the Aloud charity to establish a set of boys choirs across North Wales. This was a series that put ‘characters’ and ‘strength of character’ at its very centre.

Aled Jones sitting cross-legged on the floor

ALED JONES

Produced in Welsh for the S4C audience and also in English for international distribution, this special one-off documentary discovered the fascinating story of Aled Jones, and the career which has taken him from child superstar to award-winning broadcaster and performer.

A vintage camper van

SIARAD PLANT

What happens when you take a 1960s camper van, rig it with cameras, fill it with interactive screens and let school children rule the environment? This strong-formatted programme was a fascinating insight into what goes through the heads of the nation’s children!

A woman with a rugby ball

INSIDE THE SCRUM

It’s not Wales if there isn’t rugby; and it’s not rugby without the Six Nations Championship. Broadcast on the eve of the Wales Women vs. England Women game, our story captured the on and off field trials of the inspiring characters who make up the Welsh national team.

Three musicians playing in front of a windmill

LORIENT ’18: BLWYDDYN CYMRU

A film looking at Wales' place in the Celtic world; told through the eyes of the World's biggest Celtic music festival - Festival Interceltique de Lorient.