MULTI-MEDIA Animation & artwork: Emily & Edalie Roberts.

NWR Issue 120

The Word by JL George

Filmic trailer of a dystopian novella with big themes of propaganda, communication and cohersion with a touching teenage boys' friendship at it heart. Winner of the New Welsh Writing Awards 2019 Aberystwyth University Prize for a Dystopian Novella.

Adjudication (Gwen Davies): "JL George’s The Word manages to place at the heart of her ambitious novella – which explores ideas about propaganda, communication and cohersion – a touching and compelling story of friendship between two teenage boys on the run."

Animation & artwork: Emily & Edalie Roberts. Shot-list & art direction: Gwen Davies. Senior Producer: New Welsh Review


previous multi-media: Animation trailer for On Slate by Peter Goulding


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