Schoolteacher Lilly Moffat is dismayed by conditions in a Welsh mining town. She sets up a school to teach fundamental education to the villagers. Her housekeeper and daughter oppose the project, as does the local Squire who will not rent her space. Using part of her own home, she goes ahead with Miss Moffat's School. One of her students Morgan Evans turns from bully to brilliant student. Written by
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In her heart of hearts she knew she'd never hold him.
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According to director Rapper, Bette Davis
hated wearing the wig in the film, but at one point the tin frame from an arc light fell and hit her, and the wig fortuitously saved her from serious injury. See more
Despite the villagers being illiterate, every time a poster is put up people gather round to read it. See more
Miss Lilly Moffat
Moderation is a vastly over-rated virtue.
Land of My Fathers (Hen Wlad fy Nhadau)
Welsh national anthem
Music by James James
Lyrics by Evan James See more