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New documentary 'Still the Enemy Within' commemorates the 84-85 Miners' Strike

A documentary looking at the experiences of ordinary colliers during the Miners' Strike of 1984-1985 got its premiere in Brynmawr last night.

Some of those who manned the picket lines at the time turned out to watch the film.

Our Valleys Reporter Hannah Thomas was there.

The film reveals ordinary stories... like the miner who turned back a coal trucks on his own.

The Miners' Strike has really been this thing that has hung over our generation - that we really didn't know much about it.

And there seem to be two conflicting versions - one of people having an incredible time, of coming together and solidarity - and the other side was that it was a really terrible time and we really wanted to find out what was the truth.

– SINEAD KIRWAN, FILM PRODUCER