Merthyr Views: An animated look at Valleys life

Youngsters from the Gurnos Estate in Merthyr Tydfil have attended their very own film premiere with their short animation 'Merthyr Views'.

The film, which focuses on life in the Welsh Valleys, aims to challenge stereotypes and change people's perceptions of the youngsters who live there.

The youngsters were involved in the whole film-making process, including writing lyrics for the background song.

Our reporter Nicola Hendy went along to watch the the film on the big screen.

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Merthyr Tydfil: The Movie

Young people from Merthyr Tydfil's Gurnos estate have joined forces with a production company to make 'Merthyr Views' - a short animated film about life in the Welsh Valleys.